Unformatted text preview: He also uses examples, but they serve as a reinforcement, not as a distraction. In addition, I understood his text was about mythology, not about whatever Thompson’s was… I realized he also wrote about mythology, but it was so roundabout it was hard to keep it mind. Despite my complaints, I did find Thompson’s work interesting. While I did not agree with much of it (ie that a man should favor his sister’s children at times), it did expose me to many new ideas that I would never have thought of myself. I found that I would sit back, put the book down, and actually think . Happily, I also found I did not agree with every word I read merely because it was on paper—a fault many people share....
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- Fall '07
- Writing, Thought, extremely different styles, Time Falling Bodies