“What I’m talking about, you cretins, is a realistic monism. A philosophy of life. Not realism in the trite, hackneyed sense of the traditional repertoire of literary schools. I’m talking about the blood and guts methods and processes emerging from the raw, untainted past. What I’m not talking about is artistic eclecticism…” Christ. Only in academia did people talk such bullshit and expect to be taken seriously.
Note: im shocked someone who called their students cretins wouldnt be fired
His political views, in particular his opinion of “totalitarian” organizations like the CIA and FBI, inevitably irritated Elliot,
Note: are we going with the academics=liberal elitists angle? surprising
a possible closet case,
Note: ?
You’re looking hale and hearty yourself.”
Note: lol