All significant truths are private truths. As they become public, they cease to be truth; they become facts, or at best, part of the public character; or at worst catchwords.
They don't look very joyful, do they? And if they were rejoicing before some unnamed chap, how did they know said chap was going to be rejoicing later? Iffy Vicar
It's all a bit strange, isn't it? But not as strange as the ones that are coming up soon. There's more where they came from!