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Reflections of a working writer and reader





I tend to stay away from political prigs even when I am in sympathy with their cause. I can smell piety a mile away and prefer the company of sinners . . . Besides they might catch me eating a Big Mac.

Sam Smith on Prigs in Public Life

2 Responses to “Prigs”

  1. Dick says:

    I guess this is how the likes of Boris Johnson pick up their right-on friends. In these times of sanctimonious shittery, I have some sympathy with the statement.

  2. Angel Murray says:

    On point!! Really like you for your choice of words used.