What is it about being human? And, more importantly, how should we respond — as humans — to other humans, simply by virtue of the fact that they’re human?
Paul and me continue our discussion — which, true to form, ranges significantly off topic into (this week) a discussion of values, the dignity of the human person, the distinction between law and morality, and the ease with which regimes have inflicted suffering and murder upon segments of their populations over the years.
Granted, it’s not the brightest, happiest subject to usher in Christmas, but in a certain theological sense…it fits. Because what is Christmas, and why — again, speaking theologically — was it a necessary thing?
Skara Brae (Positive) from the Ultima 9 Soundtrack