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Quote of the day

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The peculiarity of prudery is to multiply sentinels, in proportion as the fortress is less threatened.

— Victor Hugo, Les Miserables

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Written by [IMH]

29 March 2006 at 11:59 pm

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  1. One could just as easily say that the peculiarity of prudery is that the fortress is less threatened in proportion as the sentinels are multiplied.

    (See also: the crime rate goes down in proportion as the prison population is multiplied.)

    stutefish

    30 March 2006 at 7:01 am

  2. One could just as easily say that the peculiarity of prudery is that the fortress is less threatened in proportion as the sentinels are multiplied.

    (See also: the crime rate goes down in proportion as the prison population is multiplied.)

    stutefish

    30 March 2006 at 7:01 am


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