Morose delectation

05 Feb 2022 01:16 - 17 Jun 2023 08:29
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    • The habit of dwelling on evil thoughts.
    • Doesn't even have its own Wikipedia page, you gotta go to the alleged "synonym" Schadenfreude - Wikipedia, which also lists tall poppy syndrome and simple gloating as synonyms. All of those seem pretty different to me. I guess they all have a common basis in envy, which is of course is one of the foundational sins.
    • To be freed from self-obsession – no imperative more urgent. But can a cripple abstract himself from his handicap, from the very vice of his essence?