On Emptiness

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On Emptiness

Post by toombaru » Tue Dec 13, 2005 3:50 pm

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


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Post by lane » Tue Dec 13, 2005 11:16 pm

In describing the hole, the donut stands in its way...
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Post by nemo » Wed Dec 14, 2005 4:15 am

yet, both are needed to define the other
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Post by michael » Wed Dec 14, 2005 5:51 am

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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Post by lane » Wed Dec 14, 2005 5:37 pm

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' ???...
:? :wink:
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Post by michael » Wed Dec 14, 2005 9:29 pm

lane wrote:...So whatever happened to the 'hole' ???...
:? :wink:
It got swallowed by the whole :wink:

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Post by toombaru » Thu Dec 15, 2005 7:05 am

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


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


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Post by fox » Thu Dec 15, 2005 11:30 am

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

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Post by lane » Thu Dec 15, 2005 8:50 pm

to all.........

BINGO !

now let's eat.

:P
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Post by Matt » Tue Oct 19, 2010 6:54 pm

Bumping some vintage attd 8)
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Post by maple3 » Wed Oct 20, 2010 7:19 am

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. ;) 8)
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