Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Mental Images, Part 4

CASE 1: Imagine a small white dog, perhaps a Bichon Frisé. He is wearing a red velvet smoking jacket, with a cream silk ascot around his neck. He sits in a large, luxurious, brown leather armchair, puffing on his pipe and muttering "indubitably" as he reads the newspaper.

CASE 2: Imagine this same image, but replace the small white dog with a soft gray kitten.

Personally, I feel that Case 1 is a better mental image. What say you?

3 comments:

  1. I say it sounds like you're channeling Wishbone.

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  2. I imagine the dog saying, "Look at the kitten. Now back to me. Now back to the kitten. Now back to me. Sadly, he isn’t me."

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  3. That is the best mental image ever.

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