“When I was ten, I read fairy tales in secret and would have been ashamed if I had been found doing so. Now that I am fifty, I read them openly. When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up.”
~C.S. Lewis, On Stories: And Other Essays in Literature
Photo by Lucinda Lovering/Flickr, cc by-nd 2.0

“When I was ten, I read fairy tales in secret and would have been ashamed if I had been found doing so. Now that I am fifty, I read them openly. When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up.”

~C.S. Lewis, On Stories: And Other Essays in Literature

Photo by Lucinda Lovering/Flickr, cc by-nd 2.0

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    CS Lewis, one of the few men able to reconcile my views on the world with the Apostle Paul’s. While I’m not desiring to...