Heidegger LO29575

From: ACampnona@aol.com
Date: 11/25/02

Replying to LO29574 --

Dear LO,

At de Lange writes

>But now for two cherries on the cake -- so comes also the
>word dull! And in Afrikaans we have the word "dol"=mad also
>coming from "dwelan". It seems that "knowledge dwelling within
>the mind" can make one mad="dol". But we also have in Afrikaans
>the word "dolgelukkig" where "gelukkig"=happy. This paradoxal
>conjunction mad+happy means transcending the order
>happy => happier => happiest => ......
>(Terje, its another example of an entropy producing construction.)

>Andrew, may you and fellow learners be mad+happy for the rest
>of the year.

Well there was certainly some very happy paradoxicality in my contribution
just posted. Fellow learner, Vana, helped me with some new materials on
the man called Heidegger.

Thank you At.



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