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Remembering Merton

Today is the 40th anniversary of the death of Thomas Merton. The Anchoress remembers him:

One of my favorite Merton quotes, and NPR’s media maven Dick Meyer uses it in his book Why We Hate Us is this one:
As long as I assume that the world is something I discover by turning on the radio . . . I am deceived from the start.
It may be time for me to put that back up in my header. Merton died 40 years ago today.
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