Tobacco and the Soul

By |2015-05-19T23:26:26-05:00July 8th, 2014|Categories: Culture, Sherlock Holmes|

The current brouhaha over smoking has made everyone painfully aware of tobacco’s effects on the body, but it has also obscured a more profound reason for smoking’s popularity: its relation to the soul. As the heyday of smoking passes into the ashheap of history, it is meet that we reflect on this connection. The soul, [...]