Monthly Archives: July 2013

Envy

I’ve been casting for an hour without success. Then out of the corner of my eye I notice a little flurry of motion downstream. I look there to see another fisherman with a bent rod, clearly playing a nice fish. At that … Continue reading

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Greed

Driving with our family on a picnic we listened a bit to Stephen Fry talk about oddities of the English language. At one point he talked about how quotations get modified so that the exact words of the original are … Continue reading

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Pride

G. K. Chesterton said, “If I only had one sermon to preach, it would be a sermon against Pride.” He subscribed to the ancient belief that pride was the root sin and was the worst of the “seven deadly sins.” … Continue reading

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