Which ideal simplicity and logicalness has become such a fish-bone stuck in our throats.
I lie wakeful in the dark and try to reason out a logicalness or poetry in a thing so artfully pestilential.
early 15c., "based on reason," from logic + -al (1). Meaning "pertaining to logic" is c.1500. Attested from 1860 as "following as a reasonable consequence." Related: Logically.