So the circus, in its open ridicule of death in these and other ways – unwittingly, I suppose – shows the rest of us that the only enemy in life is death, and that this enemy confronts everyone, whatever the circumstances, all the time. If people of other arts and occupa tions do not discern that, they are, as Saint Paul said, idiots. (cf.; Ephesians 4:17-18). — William Stringfellow
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