Red Kite Prayer

'The sad truth is that our heroes aren’t superhuman. They are men and women with iron lungs and clay feet. In as much as we are disappointed in those who cheat, do we not also have to acknowledge complicity, for it is we, the fans, who have asked them to be so much more than they are?'

'Robot' from Red Kite Prayer

1 comment:

Sz said...

negative capability, or the capacity for accepting uncertainty and the possibility that certain questions might never be resolved, is the mainstay of stompin
So, in the face of such uncertainty, we may want to proceed with mandatory doping for all cyclists