It's Not The Crime, It's The Cover-Up
Branford College Master Steven Smith apparently whacked some freshman in JE with a wiffleball bat when said JE freshman was pulling a prank in the Branford courtyard. Yeah, whatever, he's an inhuman monster.
But get a load of Smith's excuse:
In this instance I allowed my anger -- thymos in Platonic terms -- to get the better of me.It's talk like that wot leads to abominations like this.