I might want to say that this image captures a truth that echoes through the corridors of history, that inflects not just the psychological plane but also the social; that reflects Rousseau, Attar and, perhaps, Lacan. Each person who looks at it finds a different but related meaning. It signifies a deep problem in human nature. Are our social formations based on a diminution of the subject, a reduction, a cut in the influx of experience?
Sufi Translations – The Nightingale
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