On Love..From Franklin Sanders’ newsletter

It's Valentine's Day & I can't shake out of my head the words of that great Southerner Andrew Nelson Lytle: "The opposite of love is not hate but power." Long have I turned that over in my mind, & the more I turn, the deeper Lytle's insight drives. The essence of the tyrant is that he wants to be God and make everyone over in his own image. He hates the reckless variety a generous God has