Offers possible answers to the armchair philosopher's favorite question: "Why?"
CW: Questionable gender/racial attitudes.
because of the risk, sayin' I must not endanger my life on account of mother, an' insistin' that at some future time escape would be more easy than then.
because we have no conception of a Universal Power that works at any higher level than the generic, and consequently to reach a specific personal exercise of creative power we should have to conceive of ourselves as transcending the Universal Law.
because of his friendship with Pericles.
because it was a curiously grim one--like the tragedy that had been acted in it.
because the cat will be out of the bag then.
because it was the way by which they hoped to get to the Suez Canal.
because the Calvinism of the eighteenth century found itself face to face with a dangerous Antinomianism.
because in one deplorable passage the author remarked that Norbert's kisses had left their trace on the Countess's brow.
because it can not swell and harden into arrogance.
because of his so great unworthiness.
because it is any part of anarchism, but because it is the propaganda of crime.
because it is not clearly understood.
because it needs none.
because a strait-laced chap like Allingford chooses to take offence at something you do.
because they, like all lime salts, will stop the X-rays, and so can be photographed.
because a man joaks about a lot of wacks figgers dressed up in 6 penny caliker.
because I'm hungry--HUNGRY!
because she did not yet know what the doctor might decide.
because you ask not.
because I'm coming with you now.
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