Archive for November 26th, 2008

How do you interpret history then amid such changes taking place about you? History as I said at the outset is march of events in a perspective. How do we see two railways tracks as we look at them receding from us? These tracks seem to merge into one. Does it not?
Let me cite another example. Two parallel lines can only meet at infinity. Where it meets would not there be both curve and straight line existing side by side? Or is it that parallel lines undergoes deviation or slightly dips so imperceptible to escape notice? In whichever case what we observe and really occurs are not the same. So this inherent flaw of our nature creeps in our interpretation of history.


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