he's can also be short for he has.
Originally Posted by stevieray
thanks, aries, I stand corrected...
though 'he is surrendered to' still sounds odd, as opposed to 'he is surrendering to'
Is the relevant part of the Aries quote.
To argue with a man who has renounced the use and authority of reason, and whose philosophy consists in holding humanity in contempt, is like administering medicine to the dead, or endeavoring to convert an atheist by scripture.