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toombaru



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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2005 3:50 pm    Post subject: On Emptiness Reply with quote

Any description of a donut hole has to be about the donut.


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 13, 2005 11:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

In describing the hole, the donut stands in its way...
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2005 4:15 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

yet, both are needed to define the other
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2005 5:51 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Both the 'donut' and the 'nothing' are not the 'no thing' in which they appear. They are both 'objects' (of seeing/knowing).

The no thing that sees/knows this is not.

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2005 5:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

michael wrote:
Both the 'donut' and the 'nothing' are not the 'no thing' in which they appear. They are both 'objects' (of seeing/knowing).

The no thing that sees/knows this is not.



...So whatever happened to the 'hole' ???...
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 14, 2005 9:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

lane wrote:
...So whatever happened to the 'hole' ???...
Confused Wink


It got swallowed by the whole Wink

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 15, 2005 7:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

lane wrote:
In describing the hole, the donut stands in its way...




The donut and the hole...............are one.


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 15, 2005 11:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I have just eaten a donut -
have I herewith swallowed the whole ??

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 15, 2005 8:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

to all.........

BINGO !

now let's eat.

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 19, 2010 6:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Bumping some vintage attd Cool
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 20, 2010 7:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Aw geez, now why'd you have to go and do that?

Laughter. Missing. Longing.

Déjà vu, all over again...



Well, at least now there are occasional clear moments of...

... just this. Wink Cool
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