You are aware
of the phrase difficult to dislike, likewise, hard not to like
Well in my case, its redundant.
I start with myself and work out in concentric circles.
Mother teresa, Jim Carey, The Dali Lama, the Beasty Boys,Greenpeace, Mother nature
Its easy when you know how. Embrace the bile.
Even starving children can be disliked if you get up real close, after all its
only distance that makes them attractive, distance and the fact that for the
price of a weekly cappachino you could let them live, not that you do,- but just
to know you can makes you feel good doesnt it. Better about yourself.
Go on admit it, theres nobody here, you love those little potbellied critters
dont you, you need them in your own perverse way, they cheer you up, they
give your life, if not meaning, then at the very least a perspective in which
to endure your pointlessness. Honestly, who hasnt thought to themselves
Gee, thank god Im not a potbellied middle african 3 year old, then
gone out and anethitised themselves with the socially acceptable drug of their
And thats good, I admire that.
Drugs, comedy, light entertainment, all means to the same end really.
Suspension of disbelief.
Still the fact that you cannot dispair and laugh simultaneously does leave room
for what we shall call hope.