layers of rock via erosion in Joshua Tree Nat’l Park. The layer stretched on for about fifty yards. It sat there like some one was placing pavers through the desert. My wife sat atop one piece to give it scale.
Here a similar layer, partially exposed, runs up the face of this formation.
“Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be
satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.”