Cambrian: Opinion

July 9, 2012

Magic of language is tough for mice and men

Language has always seemed magical to me. Here’s how it’s supposed to work: Just take a thought from your brain, “insert” it into a series of symbols, and send those symbols — verbally or in writing — to another human being. Voila! Your own thoughts magically appear in the mind of the person you’re trying to reach.

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