For conservatives, most appalling commodity was Chinese silk: fragile and see through, immodest. “For Seneca, silk was simply a cipher for exoticism and eroticism.” Edicts passed by law to forbid silk.
How to tame the monsters in your mind Experts call them ANTS - Automatic Negative Thoughts and unless you learn how to stop & manage them, they can ruin your life. Develop positive thinking models & practices
"Then the made up things seem a good deal more important then the real ones! We're just babies playing a game if you're right. But four babies playing a game can create a world which licks your 'real world' hollow. So I'm going to stick to the play world!"