The following is a letter sent by reader Andres Torres.
On the Misguided Attempts to Make Miracles
When Dorothy Gale fell out of Kansas, a “Miracle” occurred. Without a second’s thought to the appropriateness of its landing spot, her house just fell. Miraculously, it solved a great ill in Munchkin Land, and, against all odds, liberated the oppressed. Ms. Gale, however, kept enough sense about her to recognize that this was no miracle, but rather nothing more than a freak accident with positive consequences.