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Re: TRANS: a love poem

From:Patrick Dunn <tb0pwd1@...>
Date:Monday, August 16, 1999, 5:11
On Mon, 16 Aug 1999, andrew wrote:

> "Bismarck was very fond of enlarging on his favourite theory of the male > and female European nations. The Germans themselves, the three > Scandinavian peoples, the Dutch, the English proper, the Scotch, the > Hungarians and the Turks, he declared to be essentially male races. The
> quarrel. - Vanished Pomps of Yesterday by Lord Frederic Hamilton, first > published 1919. > > Well it's a longer quote than I originally expected, but there you go...>
Damn. *laughs* Takes a lot of skill to be so incredibly sexist *and* racist in the same breath! Ah, for the good old days! --Patrick