Thanks so much for saving as well as posting this.
Dirk does make a great point. As he states, we all need a good dose of dog/ reality. The hardest part of finding it is that it only can be found by going to the bottom, the very depth of our soles. Like the old saying goes, would you be eating it if you had to "prepare" it from being to the end? Yep, I have raised and butchered chickens, turkeys, and ducks. I die of laughter to see how women prepare fowl. If they had to butcher said bird,......
Yes, Anne. I agree with you. He does write with a sophisticated elegance. Would love to see more of these essays placed in book form.