We destroy the beauty of the countryside because the un-appropriated splendors of nature have no economic value. We are capable of shutting off the sun and the stars because they do not pay a dividend. — John Maynard Keynes
By the way, the reason I feel free to write about other things is that Joaquín is past danger, and even expects to be discharged from the hospital today or tomorrow. This is an amazing recovery, considering that the accident was just a week ago Saturday.