or despair? or are the absence of both equal to 'contentment' and a higher or more worthwhile state than either.
Is any one fly better than any other? How can a fly do right or wrong? They're only there to bring us guilt on their little wings, maybe.So small an enemy, it's shameful to fight them. Would a great saint throw himself under a carriage in order to rescue a fly? Francis of Assisi, maybe. I wonder if he called them Brother Fly and Sister Midge.And if they gathered all round him.