“Wine is one of the most civilised things in the world…”
but why? Civilisation is a human construct as is
wine. It’s no more civilised than stainless
steel which we also touch to our
lips and which builds our
bridges over those
This was written in response to dVerse (again belated) Quadrille #125. I have answered the prompt but I hope I won’t be considered a bad sport for failing to take up the “in praise of wine” mantel.