His work would seem blissful to super-spiders, but to us it's intolerable. "Grind and confinement?" That's the strong monkey-blood in our veins. Our monkey-blood is also apparent in our judgments of crime. If a crime is committed on impulse, we partly forgive it. Why? Because, being simians, with a weakness for yielding to impulses, we like to excuse ourselves by feeling not accountable for them.