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Wolfku Musings

The Ego

Our Procrustean Bed

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The ego is a
self-made
Procrustean bed
of little comfort

Procrustes was a not-at-all-well-meaning Greek smith-giant. This from our friends at Wikipedia:

In Greek mythology, Procrustes [“the stretcher”], was a rogue smith and bandit from Attica who attacked people by stretching them or…

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