The secular spell, poorly cast

Yesterday, everybody smoked his last cigar, took his last drink, and swore his last oath. Today, we are a pious and exemplary community. Thirty days from now, we shall have cast our reformation to the winds and gone to cutting our ancient shortcomings considerably shorter than ever. – Mark Twain   Every day is a…

The secular spell, poorly cast was originally published on We're Made of Mud and Magic