... of the Used, Abused, and Utterly Screwed Up.
A Secular Franciscan looks at the world... with a more jaundiced eye than ever... and lots of ellipses for you to fill in the missing text... (with thanks to Thomas S. Klise for the title)
Wednesday, May 09, 2012
I first read
about this wonderful character about 10 years ago. Utterly fascinating!
Emperor Norton: Monarch of San Francisco
What a person can achieve peacefully, really!
Here's a point-form article:
Norton I - the Virtual Museum of San Francisco
and this is a more in-depth article than both of the previous ones from the Encyclopedia of San Francisco, for those who are as intrigued by this individual as I was: