Archive for July, 2012

The bad guys don’t always wear horns.

Judging By Appearances? I got a surprise recently. Of course it’s natural. A person’s age, clothing, manner, accent. Yes, accent too. Oscar Wilde said a man’s class was stamped on his tongue. So we make up our minds on first acquaintance, and the more conscientious of us revise our opinions on greater acquaintance. 

He got up to speak. Let’s call him Gerald. This elderly but patrician figure came to the podium and addressed the crowd. He came to tell us how he seeks to help those in prison. And….. how he got involved in the first place.