Call Out

by John J. Miller on October 30, 2009

in Blog Posts

  • Sumo

H.P. Lovecraft didn’t start a story as well as Shirley Jackson. But the first line of “Call of Cthulhu” is quite good. It’s also Lovecraft’s single entry in Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations (15th ed.):

The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents.


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