A haiku written by Lee Sonogan
You will be swindled by termite exterminators and not even know it. You will buy steel-belted radial tires for the front wheels of your car. – Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Bug genus Mastotermes.
The golden hour of invention must terminate like other hours, and when the man of genius returns to the cares, the duties, the vexations, and the amusements of life, his companions behold him as one of themselves – the creature of habits and infirmities. – Isaac D’Israeli