perryism#1-12092014

Following an online discussion about evolution I couldn’t help but think:

The distinction between true sentience and the instinctual is not the development of an opposable thumb, but the direction to use it to create tools and art, rather than to winkle out the last awkward bit of excreter.

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About phoenixmartin

C&G IT; BTEC Business Studies; BSc Hons Grad - Dipl Lit - published writer and poet working on play. Masters Ed
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