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Reviews by Rubber Gloved Philosopher

Meditations

by Marcus Aurelius

I'm translating the Meditations into the text of my own (frequently rubbergloved) life at www.translatedintohousewife.com (which links to this free edition).

Why?

Because most housework makes me angry, and raising children is intensely emotional, I'm thinking that if I translate his text (and philosophy) into terms bound up with my experience as a housewife, even if I have to wipe pee from around the toilet, I will learn how to be more stoic.

Reviewed on 2011.04.04

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