Ramblings & ephemera

The rules of conspiracy

From Claudia Roth Pierpont’s “The Florentine” (The New Yorker: 15 September 2008): 92:

… the rules by which conspirators must proceed: confide in absolutely no one except when absolutely necessary, try to leave no one alive who might be able to take revenge, and, above all, never put anything in writing.

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