Doesn’t everyone wish he could fence?.....It is violence refined into beauty, it has associations with love, honor and suicidal pride. We think of great fencers-unlike great footballers or junk-bond salesman-as superior beings: air and fire, rather than earth and water. We think of Cyrano, Zorro and the Three Musketeers.
James Traub GQ 1994
Wednesday, March 28, 2007
I wanted you to know that I read your entries, but have been un able to post comments for some reason.
Perhaps it is my aging computer and dial up connection. I hope to be able to remedy both soon.