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Ferris, Jim / Facts of life
(2005)

Deconstruction and the body,   pp. 15-16


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seeing all the blood, and imagined the whole incident. 
It was all in my head. The patient had 
checked out by that evening when I came back 
on duty, but he had left a short list of books 
for me to read. It got me wondering about just 
what's really up there-what if Jesus was right 
and our brains are pucks, radically decentered each 
face-off-what then? We can be excused, can't we, if we 
confuse gravity with entropy, words 
with language, heart with mind, with soul. 
i6 


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