Spirit tells me that when we intend
to learn more about life, or anything
else, as if there were anything
unrelated to life, then we intend
to transcend what we now know,
or think we know.
Or now believe?
No. Belief is an end point.
Until we doubt?
Back to transcendence.
Transcendence doesn’t go back.
I thought the term transcendence
It is, but not exclusively.
Isn’t there a danger in …
Using a word to express what it
was designed to express?
Then, to rise above could refer
to moving up a material ladder
from a lower to a higher level?
Yes, or to intentionally integrate
thoughts and emotions, and then
to transcend that integration
by physically or mentally
acting on the outcome.
Then, action, any action, is
an intentional expression of
a blend of thought and emotion?
Regardless of the quality of the
blend or the resulting action?
Then, where is the beauty and
magnificence that transcendence
suggests, more than suggests; it
seems to inspire awe and devotion.
A word can do that?
For me, yes. At least it did
until you …
Until I what?
You removed the shine and reflection
of a higher light.
Did I remove the light?
I was using the word to replace