Re: So, how do you take badreps?
Actually, I've never understood the point of reps (good or bad). I mean is it going to affect my life in the real world either way?
Oh wait, I forgot that for some people this is
the real world.
For Dante, it follows then, that the only way to get into Hell is to insist upon it. One must deliberately exclude himself from grace by hardening his heart against it. Hell is what the damned have actively and insistently wished for.
The man that hath no music in himself, nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds is fit for treasons, stratagems and spoils. The motions of his spirit are dull as night and his affections dark as Erebus. Let no such man be trusted. Shakespeare