“He only employs his passion who can make no use of his reason.”Cicero
“If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.”Ben Franklin
Now, if these two litigants had regained full control of their faculties, and issued a pro forma apology, as any sane person in this situation would have done, that would have been the end of this tale. But neither David nor Althea were able, once they calmed down, to regain their perspective. And that is my favorite definition of insanity - the inability to lose your rage, overnight.
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