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The Book

  1. Dec 22, 2005 #1
    "The Book"

    who has read it? anyone think they got It?
     
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  3. Dec 22, 2005 #2
    Err, which one?
     
  4. Dec 22, 2005 #3

    dduardo

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  5. Dec 22, 2005 #4
    They renamed the hebrew bible, "The Book"? What for?
     
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  7. Dec 22, 2005 #6
    If you'd said right off "The Book by Alan Watts" it would have spared us the ambiguity.

     
  8. Dec 22, 2005 #7

    Evo

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    Here's my favorite review on the book. :bugeye: Not my cup of tea.

    The Book got rid of me

    "I read The Book in 1968. Afterwards I took some acid. What happened next can't be explained very well. The I that was me disappeared. What was left was clear and bright. Every face was my face. Every thing was what I was. It was so perfectly obvious. I felt I had awakened and just got clued into this great joke. I was always home and didn't know it. The glasses I was looking for were sitting on my nose! Peek a boo I see you! Nothing was out of place. Smog in the air, flowers blooming on the hill."
     
  9. Dec 22, 2005 #8
    This is torah?
     
  10. Dec 23, 2005 #9
    So you mean I need to get the book AND some tabs?
     
  11. Dec 23, 2005 #10
    has no one read this book?
    this would be a shame, indeed.
     
  12. Dec 23, 2005 #11

    JasonRox

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    Sorry, I'm not into fiction books. :grumpy:

    Reminds me that I should finish up my reading of "I want to be a Mathematician" by Halmos. It made me laugh numerous times already.
     
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