Lauren Winner on Being Awake

Winner

Most of us live, after all, in relative ignorance – we speak in ignorance, pray in ignorance, and have sex in ignorance, because we are not awake; because our moral lives are not well enough formed to know whether the shape they are taking is right or wrong, gray or black or white.

Lauren Winner, Real Sex pg. 159-160

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