At best the family teaches the finest things human beings can learn from one another generosity and love. But it is also all too often where we learn nasty things like hate rage and shame.
The Athanasian Creed is to me light and intelligible reading in comparison with much that now passes for science.
It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
Whenever you deal with science fiction you are setting up a world of rules. I...