everything that is smug and middle class about the cult of book ownership. … having a lot of books and boasting about it, treating having a lot of books as a stand-in for your personality, or believing that simply owning a lot of books makes one “know things”.
I’m not linking. It’s at The Guardian. When I was growing up we had a phrase. It came to mind. “Outta be hit upside the head with a 2×4.”
Weather here is pretty darned crummy. Yours?