Need help to write a paragraph on paradox in Thomas Lewis' 'Tuscon zoo'

timer Asked: Jan 29th, 2016

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 Focus your apply activity on the interesting paradox the writer presents in
the final sentence below:

Altruism, a jargon word for what used to be called love, is worse than weakness, it is a sin, a
violation of nature. Be separate. Do not be a social animal. But this is a hard argument to make

convincingly when you have to depend on language to make it.

In less than 150 words, what does Thomas mean? What are the two conflicting ideas, and why

don't they work together?

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