30 January 2011

The Old Autocracy Meets the New Grassroots Economy, and a Terrible Beauty Is Born (Night in Tunisia: The Inevitable Eruption of a Long-standing Unrest, Part III) “. . . For all that is done and said. We know their dream; enough To know they dreamed and are dead; And what if excess of love Bewildered them till they died? . . . Now and in time to be, Wherever green is worn, Are changed, changed utterly: A terrible beauty is born.” William Butler Yeats, “Easter”, 1916   The Mindful Bard: Books, Music, and Film to Wake Up Your Muse and Help … Continue reading 30 January 2011