martedì 6 novembre 2007

E' normale


"The ten-year-old boy who started a fire that spanned 60 square miles and destroyed 21 homes near Santa Clarita was declared by a neighbor to be, to the best of the neighbor's knowledge, a good kid.

A professor of clinical psychiatry suggested that 60 percent of boys between kindergarten and fourth grade have experimented with matches. “Fireplay is a common and absolutely normal part of human development,” said the professor".

Sono d'accordo.

Weekly Review, Harper's Magazine, 6 novembre 2007

1 commento:

  1. Ne deduco che *tu* hai spesso sperimentato coi fiammiferi... ecco perché le pinete in riva all'Adriatico hanno segnato il passo dal 1970 in avanti.