The greatest gift of madness is that the mad continue to have the level of passion that they had in their youth; the curse is that the passion is not always positive.
'The time has come' Professor said,
‘To talk of logicians’
‘Of Venn, and Boole, and DeMorgan’
‘Of Chuck Dogdson and Keynes’
‘And why the syllogism flawed’
‘And whether Russell reigns’
‘To be or not to be,
that is the question,’ except of course through Parmenides’ eyes when ‘To be’ becomes the statement (or command)—for not being is not an option.