I have never found you to be an omnipotent, omniscient, omnipresent mind-reader, and I care not a hoot for your verbose interpretation and opinion, which has nothing to do with me.
On Feb 24, 2012, at 2:42 PM, 118 wrote:
> Yes Marsha,
> But then how do you explain the ECT treatment he underwent. Are you saying that Pirsig lived on a flat world. I can only deduce that such is what you mean by posting only this part. If not, then what do you mean?
> Sent laboriously from an iPhone,
> On Feb 24, 2012, at 10:16 AM, MarshaV <valkyr@att....> wrote:
>> "I think present-day reason is an analogue of the flat earth of the medieval period. If you go too far beyond it you're presumed to fall off, into insanity. And people are very much afraid of that. I think this fear of insanity is comparable to the fear people once had of falling off the edge of the world. Or the fear of heretics. There's a very close analogue there."
>> (ZAMM, Chapter 14)