The Examined Life

Where I torture reality till it confesses the truth

The Hand That Rocked His Cradle

Also wields the knife

Also wields the knife


  1. Cruel.

  2. Happy birthday, Samvaadh

  3. This sounds similar to a passage in Portnoy’s Complaint by Roth where the protagonist feels that his mom may be subtly threatning him with a knife in order to make him eat whatever she has served him on his plate.

    In this case, though, Samvaadh seems to be enjoying the cake.