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Domine, non sum dignus

Drowning Beauty

Someday I’ll write more – much more – on this. But it’s important to remember what’s at stake in America, in the world, this election: beauty. Totalitarian regimes despise beauty. They bury it in palaces where the rulers roam, their cancerous eyes raking over someone’s masterpiece the way raw sewage pollutes a clear stream after a pipe’s failure. Regimes, in their attempts to hoard beauty, bury it. In free America (remember it? Read more →