dennis scharnberg

no side effects

“Why would you want to be like that, Jameson?  Why would anybody?”

“Wanting has absolutely nothing to do with it.”

Mark Anthony,  The Tale of the Mirror.

x minus y

“What is it about collecting the old coins, Otto?  Why do you like that?”

“There is no noise.  None at all.”

Christopher Blasey,  The Perplexity of the Two Doors.