It is comforting to know that Himmelfarb never lost her intellectual acuity or her moral passion on the subject.
The harsh fact is that Buckel’s suicide was futile. It won’t make a whit of difference toward improving the environment.
“Flooded with the light of life”: What a beautiful way of putting it. This creates a double dilemma for materialists.
It’s pretty remarkable to see these ideas connected so explicitly.