Musing on 1 December 2021
People sometimes say they are "overjoyed" when good things happen. But how can you be
joyed? What does it mean to be
happy? Maybe the prospect of too much happiness makes people
joyed, and they cancel each other out and what's left is just good old-fashioned joy.
10 April 2000
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