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To link his sexual-desire thesis with modern music Jones needs to create historical connections and mistranslate key documents, which are intimately associated with his Nietzsche portrait.
Unfortunately, he is less careful in tense (present occasionally becomes past), conjugation ("you were" becomes "she was"), and at times he mistranslates single words (twelve becomes twenty, self-confidence becomes self-love, and regret becomes grieve, et cetera) or entire phrases ("skimming stones on water" becomes "throwing stones at frogs").
Augustine's citation of the "sweet" verse that "brothers live together as one" (45) grossly mistranslates the Hebrew, "God gives the lonely a home" (Ps.
Cashin also mistranslates the verb lay as "annihilation" on pp.