Thursday, May 01, 2008
I had no idea this fellow was still alive. Now, anyway, he no longer is. Like many of my generation, I have reason to rue the day Hofmann stumbled on his most famous find. Indeed, when I look back on my student years, I find Samuel Johnson's resonant phrase ever more precisely applicable - 'Stark insensibility.' It was.
Posted by Nige at 11:41 am