Isn’t that nice? Government’s going to make us all safe. It’s going to feed our safety fetish, protect us from… Everything! And all it asks in return is to control every aspect of our lives. Like we were children.
And they like to start it at an early age. Like so:
Admittedly, Britain is ahead of us in the down-with-adulthood derby. But every time I hear someone say “Stay safe,” it puts my teeth on edge. Like, “safety” is worth anything you pay for it–even worth your freedom?
You can’t stand tall if you’re always hunkered down.