What is soap? Really? What is it made from? Who invented it and when? What did people do before it was invented for a few hundred thousand years? Why doesn’t soap get dirty?
Where did Soap Operas get their name from?
Soap. One of those many things we use every day without ever pondering what it actually is, where it came from and how important it is to our lives. Like democracy.
This, as my kids used to say, is my DTOTD—Deep Thought of the Day. Written after I showered and felt sufficient gratitude for—soap.