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Introduction to Social Solipsism (off topic?)
Introduction to Social Solipsism (off topic?)
June 15: Worldviews
I had a strange and wonderful dream last night. I just woke, and shall quickly tell my faithful word processor about it, because for some reason it has a much more accurate and reliable memory than I. The dream was a lucid dream: I knew I was dreaming. I was aware of the fact that I was here in Edam, but I was sitting at something that seemed like a control-panel, or control room (I must be spending too much time with computers). I had several screens in front of me. I was not alone in the room. There were others, all behind me, looking at the displays over my shoulders. I did not see their faces, as I was facing the controls, but I was speaking with them. They seemed like friends or family, judging by the easy manner of the conversation. I was sitting in this “control booth”, watching the screens that showed the events of the last few days here in Edam. I don’t remember seeing myself on the screen; It was as if it was my point of view that this “movie” showed. I was simply “reliving”, with many rewinds and fast-forwards (and an occasional pause) my real life experiences, only this time from an external point of view. It would not have been so odd, if it were not for the fact, that I was fully aware not only of dreaming, but also that I am dreaming that I am watching things that really happened.
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