Re: is marriage extropic?

From: Natasha Vita-More (
Date: Thu Nov 09 2000 - 20:49:34 MST

At 12:41 PM 11/10/00 -0800, J.R. wrote:
>It seems to me the most extropic people have either avoided marriage,
>tolerated it as a necessary evil, or abandoned it.
>I'm thinking of Socrates, Turing, Galileo, Oscar Wilde, Siddhartha, and

Oscar Wilde was married. He loved his children and his wife, but
eventually preferred male sexual partners. One in particular caused him
much grief. Unfortunate becaues Wilde was such an extraordiary being with
an saucy, yet savory wit.


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