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Seeing is an Act

On Feb 1, 2012 Robert de Vos wrote:

"Experience is a very personal phenomenon. I have never been able to convey it to someone else, however refined my expression may be. "  Hmm ... I think I can assist here. Close your eyes and walk into a coffee table. Now ask a friend to do exactly the same.  Prince Philip was asked on landing in Morocco by the local British diplomat how his flight was. Prince Philip - "Have you flown on one of these planes before?" Diplomat  - "Why, yes" Prince Philip "Well it was exactly like that". 

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