our incredulity

Harimohan’s nature was so exactly the opposite of his elder brother’s, that people might suspect me of fabricating it for the purpose of writing a story. But only stories have to be always on their guard to sustain their reader’s confidence. Facts have no such responsibility, and laugh at our incredulity. So, in this world, there are abundant instances of two brothers, the exact opposites of one another, like morning and evening.

Rabindranath Tagore, The Broken Ties

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David Cain, literary author, bon vivant, rogue romantic poet - author of Witch, Song of Songs, Journals of Lord Malinov, Erotic Romances and others ...
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