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Idiotic conundrum

LET go of irony
You are more worthy than that
Admit the truth
An idiotic conundrum
Has you fooled
You're not clever enough
To see past it
Condemned to repeat

Life is endless
Repetition

https://zero-ram.blogspot.com/2012/11/conundrum.html


     You've allowed one question, one single question, to blot out all of the others. And the question is unanswerable. It barely makes sense (although it seems to — to you).
     Why care?
     There are always alternatives — to philosophizing. You don't have to answer that question, or any question. Let it go.
     You can't, because you believe.
     It's a remarkable thing, discovering that you have 'beliefs'.
     Like the belief that every single moment has an absolute ineradicable reality, a reality that does not permit that moment to be removed from existence, not in a million or a billion years, even when it is forgotten and all traces of its happening destroyed.
     (Photography is one way to express the belief in …

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