Tom Davis

Jul 20, 2021

9 min read

Logic and Reason Are in the ICU and on Ventilators

One of William Shakespeare’s most famous phrases comes from his 1623 play Julius Caesar, which contains the famous line: “Of all the wonders I yet have heard, it seems to me most strange….”

Caesar was discussing the inevitability of death, but in the current Covid condition the reluctance to get vaccinated, a reluctance that in some cases has turned into hostility, is something that truly “seems to me most strange.”

When I was a child my parents, along with the vast majority of their contemporaries, were terrified…