Sleepless

“We are given the whole shebang at birth and then are taught to dismantle it word by word —and we wonder why we lay sleepness in the night.”

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Babel

“After the Tower of Babel was built we spoke in many tongues.  Although it was confusing at first we still remembered that behind the babble remained one (1); but then, having so many more ways to say ‘thing’, we forgot.  Many millennia later our memory hasn’t improved much.”