Choice. The boy has no real choice, has he? Self-interest, the fear of physical pain drove him to that grotesque act of self-abasement. Its insincerity was clearly to be seen. He ceases to be a wrongdoer. He ceases also to be a creature capable of moral choice.The insincerity in this girl's testimony is also quite clear. I wonder how long denial can overrule reason and evidence.
Monday, April 06, 2009
From clockwork orange: