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2 Natural Philosophers Discuss The Mind

Colors of the Mind series. Abstract composition of elements of human face, and colorful abstract shapes suitable as element i
Colors of the Mind series. Abstract composition of elements of human face, and colorful abstract shapes suitable as element in projects related to mind, reason, thought, emotion and spirituality

In the Dutch countryside, a tall, older man, dressed in a maroon sports coat, his back slightly stooped, stands out because of his height and a pair of extraordinarily bushy eyebrows. His words, inflected by a British accent, are directed at a middle-aged man with long, curly brown hair, penetrating eyes and a dark, scholarly gown, who talks in only a halting English that reveals his native French origins. Their strangely clashing styles of speaking and mismatched clothes do not seem to matter to them as they press forward, with Eyebrows peering down intently at the Scholar. There is something distinctly odd about the entire meeting—a crossing of time, place and disciplines.

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