“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.ReplyDelete
And some of us have more dust than others.ReplyDelete
And which category would you fall into?ReplyDelete
I like music so it is hard to tell.ReplyDelete
What I meant was do you have more or less dust than others.ReplyDelete
Probably more, most of my own creation, but then I do get opportunities to shut the world off, and let music do its magic.ReplyDelete
BTW, I have enjoyed listening to some of your posted pieces. I have not been familiar with most of it.
Ha ha ha...you knew what I meant.ReplyDelete
You must have a cleansed soul.ReplyDelete
You're probably the only one that watched to the Grammy piece I posted.
If it's good music it doesn't matter if you're familiar with music or not.ReplyDelete