He had to act fast, needed a plan,
so to a sycamore tree he ran;
though a bit unseemly
‘twas needful, for you see,
Zacchaeus was a wee little man.
Luke 19: 1- 10
1) Victor’s ardent desire was to “render man invulnerable to any but a violent death…” Mary Shelly, whose mother died as a result of complications during childbirth, wrote this story shortly after her first pregnancy ended in miscarriage. How does the fear of death and dying affect us?