Treasure Island

douglas scotney

(boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Fanaticism: What is Madness?


The past is behind the present
and will continue to be;
But what is madness is that
if the future is behind the present,
there must be one future
and whatever is happening
must happen,
even madness.

Submitted: Saturday, October 12, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 25, 2013
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  • Danny Draper (10/13/2013 5:04:00 PM)

    There is chaos in madness and order in time although it may unfold randomly. Well considered. (Report) Reply

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