Jan Cox Talk 1496

Tip: Never Swallow Anything That Might Lodge in You Head…

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Summary

#1496 – 10/04/95:
Notes by TK

Physical activity for mystic exploration: do what you like and are creative at; mentally do not count only up to two or stick your fingers into meaningless machinery.


The News

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EVERY DAY MEN ANNOUNCE THAT THEY’RE RIDING OFF IN SEARCH OF, “THE TRUTH” IN THEIR PARTICULAR AREA OF INTEREST,
NOT REALIZING THAT THEREIN, THEY ARE THE TRUTH.
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OFTEN WHEN HE’D HEAR THE WHIRLING OF SOME MEANINGLESS MACHINERY THIS ONE MAN WOULD STICK HIS FINGER IN IT.
HE DID THIS FOR MANY YEARS BEFORE REALIZING IT.
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FOR MANY YEARS, IN THE BACK OF HIS MIND, ONE MAN THOUGHT OF, THE SECRET — THEN FOR SOME TIME HE SEEMED TO MORE-OR-LESS FORGET ABOUT IT — BUT THEN, HE’D START THINKING ABOUT IT AGAIN,
(AND ON LIKE THAT.)
ONCE UPON A TIME LIVED A MAN, IN WHOM AROSE THE ABILITY TO SEVERELY DESPISE: “AND ON LIKE THAT.”
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IN A LAND FAR AWAY WAS A PRINCE WHO ATTEMPTED TO ESTABLISH A KNIGHTLY ORDER BASED ON THE PRECEPT — “AND SO IT GOES.”,
BUT ONLY ATTRACTED RECRUITS WHO WERE DEDICATED,”STAY-AT-HOMERS”.
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A CERTAIN OBSCURE LEGEND HAS IT THAT LIFE ONCE TOSSED THE SECRET
OUT INTO THE MIDDLE OF A CROWD — BUT THEM BEING A CROWD (AND ALL), NO ONE NOTICED IT.
— I SAY! – BAD LUCK, OLE DARLINGS! —
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IN ONE LAND WERE COMPLEX CREATURES WITH MULTIPLE ABILITIES
WHO CONSUMED FOOD THEY BELIEVED SPECIFICALLY NOURISHING FOR THEIR HEADS -…BUT IT HAD A QUESTIONABLE CHARACTERISTIC: IT WAS REAL-L-L STICKY!
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SINCE WITHIN A SPECIES, .PHYSICAL INDIVIDUALITY IS NOT FEASIBLE, MEN DEVELOPED — FASHION!,
AND IN A SIMILAR VEIN MENTALLY — COLLECTIVE THINKING.
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NO BUILDING IS COMPLETE UNTIL IT IS INHABITED — NEITHER IS ANY DEFACED.
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THE UNIQUENESS OF LIVING IN A FOUR DIMENSIONAL AREA IS THAT ALL STREETS — EVEN ONE WAY ONES — RUN IN BOTH DIRECTIONS.
…(YOU MIGHT FURTHER NOTE THAT THIS IS WHY ONLY MAN, AND NO ANIMALS, CAN TOLERATE LIVING IN CITIES.)
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THERE WAS ONCE A RACE WHO REFINED THEIR MAPS FROM THE LEVEL OF INK & PAPER TO THAT OF ELECTRO & CHEMICAL.
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MAXIM CORRECTION
THE PHRASE: “LIFE GIVETH, AND LIFE TAKETH AWAY.”, CONTAINS AT LEAST FIVE SUPERFLUOUS WORDS.
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MANY A PERSON REMAINS ENTHRALLED WITH THE IDEA OF KNOWING THE SECRET, …YET SOMETHING SEEMS TO SUBTLY SUGGEST TO THEM THAT
ACTUALLY KNOWING IT MIGHT NOT BE AS MUCH FUN AS JUST THINKING ABOUT KNOWING FT,
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….PoP Quiz:
How CAN YOU TELL THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A MYTHICAL KNIGHT WHO KNOWS-THE-SECRET AND JUST A ROUTINE CRAZY PERSON? —
— A KNIGHT WOULD BE WEARING THAT METAL SUIT AND RIDING A HORSE,(PROBABLY).
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…TO SOME, THE WORLD’S MOST USELESS PIECE OF MACHINERY IS, COLLECTIVE THINKING
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AS A CHILD HE LOOKED AT PICTURES OF NAKED BODIES,
THEN AS AN ADULT SEARCHED FOR PHOTOS OF STRIPPED MINDS —
— AND THUS RAN HEAD-LONG INTO THE LOCAL LIMITATIONS OF, NEURAL PORNOGRAPHY.
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ON THE FIFTH DAY OF XMAS THE KID ASKED: “CAN I OPEN MY CONSCIOUSNESS NOW!?”
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ON ONE WORLD WAS A TRAVEL AGENCY KNOWN BY THE NAME:
“GO Now! — You DON’T EVEN HAVE To THINK ABOUT IT: WE’LL Do IT FOR You.”, AND EVERYONE ON THAT WORLD RECEIVED UNLIMITED, FREE TRAVEL! — WHETHER THEY WANTED’fT OR WT.
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ONE DAY, IN THE ENRICHED FOREST, THE ANIMALS WERE SITTING AROUND TALKING, AND DECIDED TO TAKE A VOTE AS TO WHAT WAS THE MOST FOOLISH THING MEN DO, AT LEAST FROM THEIR VIEW, AND THE VICTOR WAS, “TALK” –
– THEY THEN VOTED AS TO WHAT WAS MAN’S GREATEST GLORY, AND AGAIN TALK WON.
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WHEN THE-JUICE-FIRST-HIT-THE-GOO,
IN THE LAND-OF-MAN’S-MIND,
HE INITIALLY TOOK THE RESULTING SOUNDS TO BE THE VOICES OF EXTERNAL, SUPERNATURAL FORCES —
MAN TIMES SINCE HAS HE ATTEMPTED TO REVISE & IMPROVE THIS EXPLANATION, …BUT WITH LITTLE TO SHOW FOR IT.
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THERE WAS ONCE A CITY WITH MANY FINE RESIDENTIAL STRUCTURES — BUT, WHEREIN THE INHABITANTS UNDERSTOOD LITTLE OF PLUMBING, HEATING, WIRING, AND GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE.
A LAD ONCE AGAIN SOUGHT THE COUNSEL OF THE VARIANT ORACLE, AND SAID TO HER: “LONG AGO DID YOU GIVE ME THE CHARGE TO: ‘KNOW MYSELF.’,
BUT AFTER MANY YEARS IN THIS EFFORT, I FIND IT HAS BROUGHT ME NAUGHT.
WHAT SAY YE TO THIS!?”, AND THE MUSE COULD ONLY CHUCKLE TO HERSELF TO SEE HOW LITTLE THINGS CHANGE IN TWO THOUSAND YEARS.
THERE WAS ONCE TWO HUNTERS: ONE WAS SUCCESSFUL, AND ONE WAS NOT; ONE LOOKED IN THE RIGHT PLACES, AND THE OTHER DID NOT.
I SAY! — MORE BAD LUCK, EH WHAT!?
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THE KNIGHTS OF ONE ORDER INVENTED GAMES OF SPORT
TO FILL UP THE TIME THEY WEREN’T PHYSICALLY — ON THE QUEST;
THIS WORKED SO WELL THAT THEY INVENTED READING AND DISCUSSING TO FILL UP THE TIME THEY WEREN’T INTELLECTUALLY ON IT;
AND DAMN’F THIS DIDN’T GO SO GOOD THAT SOME OF ‘EM DECIDED TO CHUCK THE WHOLE ‘ACTUAL AFFAIR)
AND JUST HANG AROUND THE CASTLE A”SHOOTINI-HOOPS AND A/DREAMIN!.
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ONLY HE WHO IS THE RULER OF HIS OWN KINGDOM
HAS THE POWER THE HANG HIMSELF….WHEN NECESSARY…AND IN HIS OWN BEST INTEREST
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TIME FOR A WRAP-UP FAMILY PORTRAIT
ONE BROTHER, (YOU’LL RECALL), WORE GLASSES ‘TIL HIS EYES WERE SHOT, WHILE ANOTHER USED CRUTCHES ITIL HE WENT LAME,
AND YET ANOTHER WORE A HEARING AID FOR SO LONG THAT HE EVENTUALLY BECAME DEAF
….NOW DID WE LEAVE ANYONE OUTS OH!, THAT’S RIGHT: — OKAY, SMILE AND SAY, “CHEESE!”
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QUERY: WHAT CAN YOU SAY ABOUT A SPECIES THAT WILL CHEW OFF ITS OWN FOOT EVEN WHEN IN NO VISIBLE TRAP!?
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IF YOU DO NOT FIND YOUR OWN MIND TO BE A BOTTOMLESS FOUNT OF CREATIVITY, YOU HAVE NOT YET FOUND YOUR OWN MIND.
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IN ANOTHER GALAXY WAS ONCE A PLANET WHEREON SOME CREATURES EVOLVED AN INTELLECT, BUT NEVER THE ABILITY TO SPEAK —
THEY EVENTUALLY DEVELOPED THEIR SOLAR SYSTEM’S STRONGEST HAND &FINGER MUSCLES. IN THAT THEY DAMN-NEAR SIGNED THEMSELVES TO DEATH.
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WITHOUT EVER PHYSICALLY LEAVING HIS CHAIR,
THIS ONE MAN COULD TAKE A VACATION ANY TIME HE WANTED TO! –
…AND THOUGH THIS MAY AT FIRST SOUND LIKE A DESIRABLE ABILITY, HE ULTIMATELY CAME TO DESPISE IT.
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IN A REALITY OF ADDITIONAL DIMENSIONS, MENS’ MEMORY RUNS FORWARD AND BACKWARD, AND THUS THEY GIVE NOT A DAMN WHEN, YESTERDAY JAMS INTO TOMORROW.
AS A GAME,
FOR THOSE AWAITING A PLANE,
YOU COULD, WHERE IT REFERS TO,”TIME”, IN THE ABOVE, SUBSTITUTE THE NOTION OF, “THOUGHT”.
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JUST AS THERE IS NO CURE FOR HEAD-ON TRAIN COLLISIONS, NEITHER CAN CONFLICTING OPINIONS,
COMPETING IGNORANCES,
NOR DIVERSE REALITIES,
BE RECONCILED IN THE SPACE AVAILABLE WITHIN A CLOSED SYSTEM.
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NUMEROLOGY UPDATE
YES, THERE IS “MAGIC” IN NUMBERS! —
BUT NOT IN ANY OF THOSE YOU HEAR ABOUT LOCALLY.
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THOUGHT LIMITED, IS NO THOUGHT AT ALL.
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As REGARDS THE METAPHORICAL, MYSTICAL ORIENT EXPRESS: ISTANBUL IS CERTAINLY A TOTALLY DIFFERENT PLACE THAN PARIS, BUT SO AGAIN IS ACTUALLY, PERSONALLY BEING-ON-THE-WAY-THERE, DISTINCT FROM SITTING IN PARIS THINKING ABOUT THE JOURNEY.
THOUGH TRAVEL IS ONE THING, AND ARRIVAL ANOTHER, EITHER ONE’S SUPERIOR TO STAYING HOME.
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UPDATE REGARDING ROUTINE CRANIAL MANAGEMENT — (THAT IS TO SAY:, MANAGEMENT OF ROUTINE CRANIALS):
ONLY MOUTHS CAN SHUT UP — NOT MINDS.
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IF, AS SO MANY CONTINUE TO CLAIM, MAN IS THE POISON OF HUMANITY ‘ THEN HE IS ALSO THE ANTIDOTE.
….YEAH-H-H,
BUT THAT’S NO FUN TO HEAR FOR A TWO EARED CREATURE!
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THOSE IN THE MIDDLE OF A PARADE HAVE NO IDEA WHERE IT’S HEADED, OR HOW LONG IT IS.
ONE MAN, SOME HOW GOT FREE OF THE COLLECTIVE AREA, AND GOT UP ON A MOUNTAIN TOP, AND LOOKED DOWN, FOR THE FIRST TIME,
ON HIS OWN HOME CITY AND WAS INSTANTLY STRUCK: “OH MY GOD! — I HADN’T THE FAINTEST IDEA!”
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FOR SOME TIME DID ONE MAN LAY IN A COMA –
…BUT WHO WAS TO TELL? (SINCE HE DIDN’T MOVE OR ANY THING!?)
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WARNING UPDATE
ONE’S CONSCIOUSNESS IS: N-O-T-H-I-N-G T-0 P-L-A-Y A-R-O-U-N-D W-I-T-H!!!
UNLESS YOU’VE USED UP: E-V-E-R-Y T-H-I-N-G E-L-S-E!!
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IF THE GREAT MYSTIC QUEST DOES ACTUALLY EXIST, IT MUST DO SO IN TWO FORMS: THE FIRST WOULD BE IN THINKING AND TALKING ABOUT IT,
AND THE SECOND IN TRYING TO UNDERTAKE IT,
BUT – DAMN!, AS LITTLE SENSE AS THE FIRST FORM MAKES,
JUST IMAGINE HOW WEIRD WOULD BE THE OTHER.
…YEAH-H-H BUT! —
OVER IN THIS OTHER SOLAR SYSTEM’S SOME BEINGS WHO’VE COME TO THE FINDING THAT LIFE JUST USES LOCAL “WEIRD CONDITIONS” AS A SMOKE SCREEN TO
KEEP THE SECRET FROM THE SIMPLE..AND UNPREPARED.
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LEXICOLOGY UPDATE
IN THE VOCABULARY OF THOSE-WHO-KNOW ARE BLANKS
WHEREIN WOULD NORMALLY BE ATTEMPTED DESCRIPTIONS OF THE INDESCRIBABLE.
POP QUIZ NUMBER TWO:
WHAT’S THE DISTINCTION BETWEEN A MYSTIC HITTING A “STUPID SPOT”, AND AN ORDINARY PERSON DOING SO? –
THAT ONE’S ALMOST TOO OBVIOUS & EASY TO ANSWER — RIGHT”‘
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WHEN ONE WOLF COULDN’T TAKE PHYSICAL CONTROL OF THE PACK HE PUT ON A SKIRT AND CLAIMED TO BE ITS SPIRITUAL. LEADER.
….(BUT THEM BEING OLD DUMB ANIMALS AND ALL. THEY WOULDN’T GO FOR IT.)
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ONE MAN WOULD SOME TIMES SAY:
“IF YOU’RE GOING TO STAY HOME A LOT, AT LEAST HAVE A FRIEND THERE.”, THEN BEGAN TO WONDER IF IT WERE NOT THE FACT OF
HAVING A SO-CALLED “FRIEND” THERE
THAT MADE STAYING HOME SEEM ATTRACTIVE.
I SAY, “BAD SHOW!” TO ANYONE WITH THE AUDACITY TO THINK OF ONE’S HOME AS A METAPHOR FOR ONE’S THINKING PROCESSES. BAD SHOW, INDEED!
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ON THIS ONE WORLD,
ALL MEMBERS OF THIS ONE SPECIES WERE BORN WITH A CERTAIN ILLNESS, BUT UNDERSTAND,
THIS BEING A NATURAL PART OF THEIR BIRTHRIGHT
THERE WAS NO CURE FOR SAID ILL. OTHER THAN BITCHING & WHINING.
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THE WEAK LOOK TO POLITICS,
THE FRIGHTENED TO RELIGION.
THE SIMPLE TO PSYCHOLOGY,
THE BEFUDDLED TO PHILOSOPHY —
DID WE LEAVE ANYONE OUTS (I CERTAINLY HOPE SO.)
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THE KING CAUTIONED THE NEOPHYTE KNIGHTS
JUST BEFORE THEY BEGAN TO RIDE OFF:
“ALONG THE WAY — NEVER ACCEPT HELP FROM ANYONE WHO OFFERS IT.”
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ON ONE WORLD WAS THIS REAL HORRIBLE MONSTER —
THAT MADE EVERYONE CONFUSED, MESSED UP ALL THEIR PLANS, AND EVENTUALLY – ATE ‘EM UP!
AND THE WORSE THING WAS THAT IT WAS A PIECE OF-MACHINERY!!
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FOR MANY YEARS ONE MAN STRUGGLED TO STRENGTHEN HIS MEMORY AND ATTENTION, — AND HE FINALLY SUCCEEDED —
— AND THEN WONDERED, WHY!?!
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POP QUIZ NUMBER THREE:
How CAN YOU SPOT THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A REAL MYSTIC HEARING AN UNPLEASANT STORY, AND A NORMAL CRAZY PERSON HEARING THE SAME ONE?
— THE MYSTIC WOULDN’T LET ON THAT IT WAS IN ANY WAY, UNPLEASANT.
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THERE WAS ONCE A MAN WHO HAD A LITTLE PET THAT HE CHERISHED & NOURISHED BY MISTREATING….IN A CERTAIN LITTLE WAY.
REMEMBER CONTESTANTS: IF YOU REACH THE GOAL AND HAVE TO ASK, “WHY!?”, — You HAVEN’T’ACTUALLY GOTTEN THERE YET.
…(AND ONE MAN SAID: “DON’T YOU JUST LOVE-E-E THIS KIND OF EXTRAORDINARY TRAVEL — THE KIND WHERE YOU NEVER SEEM TO GET THERE?”)
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UNTIL A MAN FULLY REALIZES THAT IT TAKES NO EFFORT AT ALL TO LIVE AN. ORDINARY, EVERYDAY, NORMAL LIFE — HE KNOWS NOTHING WORTH KNOWING.
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IF THE MIND IS AN OCEAN THEN THOUGHTS CARRY SOME MEN WHILE SINKING OTHERS.
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TIP: NEVER SWALLOW ANYTHING THAT MIGHT LODGE IN YOUR HEAD.
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A COMPARISONS UPDATE
IF STOCK CAR RACING IS TO MOZART AS TENNIS IS TO VON SUPPE, THEN OF WHAT THE HELL USE ARE COMPARISONS ANY WAY!?!
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THERE WAS ONCE A KINGDOM WHOSE CREATURES COULD ALL COUNT TO TWO, AND WHO DREAMED OF REWARDS IN A FUTURE LIFE OF GOING UP TO THREE -PROBLEM WAS, BASED ON THEIR PRESENT OUTLOOK THEY COULDN’T ASCERTAIN WHO, BETWEEN THEMSELVES, WOULD ULTIMATELY DESERVE SUCH A PRIZE (!?!)
IF MOZART DRIVES THE TALLADEGA 500,
AND VON SUPPE HANGS AROUND WIMBLETON, THEN WHY. CAN’T A-DUDE-SHARP-AS-YOU
THINK BEYOND THE CONFINES OF COMPARISONS!?
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WHEN YOU’RE USED TO NOISE, SILENCE HOLDS NO CHARM.
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A MAN WHO CANNOT GO EVERY WHERE NECESSARY — IN HIS OWN MIND WASTES HIS TIME TRAVELING.
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A POINTING HINT: NUMBER 12
OPERATION IS TO THE SECRET AS STRUCTURE IS TO THE SEARCH FOR IT.
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IN LIFE, THERE’RE ALWAYS A TRILLION THINGS HAPPENING ALL AT ONCE, ALL OVER THE PLACE,
AND WHEN IT’S SPECIFICALLY POINTED OUT, MEN CAN REALIZE THIS,
BUT THE REST OF THE TIME THEIR MINDS ACT AS THOUGH THE ONLY THING OCCURRING OF NOTE IS WHATEVER IT IS MOMENTARILY, SEQUENTIALLY FOCUSED ON.
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THE PROPERLY OUT-FITTED KNIGHT
CAN RIDE OFF IN ANY DIRECTION HE CHOOSES,
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CLICHE UPDATE
THOSE WHO DO NOT REMEMBER THE PAST ARE FREE TO FORGET ABOUT IT.
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AND A FINAL TIP
NEVER SWALLOW ANYTHING THAT MAY LODGE ANY WHERE!
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