A Christmas carol' is published on 17th December 1843 and by the24th he had sold 6,000 copies. It offers purely imaginary causes (\"God\" \"soul,\" \"ego,\" \"spirit,\" \"free will\"--or even \"unfree\"), and purely imaginary effects (\"sin\" \"salvation\" \"grace,\" \"punishment,\" \"forgiveness of sins\").

The Spartan way may have been more single-minded than the Athenians' hoever.

These standards are unacceptable to anyone, men and us women alike.

In Not Waving but Drowning, Smith's philosophy of life has a pointless and sad experience four many people, is focused on the event of a drowning man.