Filed under: chronotopes, departure lounge | Tags: Either/Or, Soren Kierkegaard, the end of the world
A fire broke out backstage in a theatre. The clown came out to warn the public; they thought it was a joke and applauded. He repeated it; the acclaim was even greater. I think that’s just how the world will come to an end: to general applause from wits who believe it’s a joke.
Søren Kierkegaard, Either/Or, Part I
Filed under: departure lounge, the sweet life | Tags: Bhangra, Peggy's Cove
Buraq with Taj Mahal, a poster from Delhi. Image: Sandria Freitag personal collection/Public Domain Review.