Rabbi as thou art, thou art an Epicurean; thou sittest in the seat of the scorner.
He also must be such a lady's scorner: he who is such a poor judge of horses and wines.
And he, the scorner of women, had chosen her for his homage!
Long ago oppressor and oppressed, prophet and scorner, had been dust.
The most disagreeable of all people are those who "sit in the seat of the ...