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The Struggle Itself

by Andrew Berardini
Sisyphus, the poor bastard. Sent to hell, he was doomed to roll a boulder up a hill over and over again, the sucker slipping away as soon as he got to the top. This penalty wasn’t for murdering house guests (one of the shittier things he’s rumored to have done), but simply for thinking himself more clever than the gods.Some time later, the dashingly chain-smoking Frenchman Albert Camus wrote, "The struggle itself...is enough to fill a man's heart. One must imagine Sisyphus happy." It’s... [more]
Posted by Andrew Berardini on 6/28/11