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Bad, bad thing…

Posted by luno in Moral Sentiment, Moral Theory, General (Saturday March 5, 2005 at 10:40 pm)
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Revulsion is not an argument; and some of yesterday’s repugnances are today calmly accepted—though, one must add, not always for the better. In crucial cases, however, repugnance is the emotional expression of deep wisdom, beyond reason’s power fully to articulate it. Can anyone really give an argument fully adequate to the horror which is father-daughter […]

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