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Where is the truth (veritas)?

  • Posted July 7, 2012 by Antonio Gil Viewed 4010 times

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A Once Supposed Truth
by Dinosaurs in the Flowers

A once supposed truth
is always breaking down somewhere,
with someone.

A little boy interested in dinosaurs
finds out they evolved into birds
and are all around us.

He watches a chicken outside and says,
“I do not want to eat dinosaur eggs
this morning mom.”


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    • # Rachel Mvm

      Oh this reminds me of my uncle doing his Sunday radio programs for the local church in my hometown. It's called 'Radio Veritas'. Interesting poem to go with the photo. I often see roosters (apparently evolved from dinosaurs) on top of weather vanes. :P
      According to history, when the romans became Christians they started using roosters for windvanes, and so the bible goes: "Before the cock crows twice, you will deny me three times" (Mark 14:72).

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    • # Tim

      btw I remember when I took my son to a dinosaur museum, they told him there that chicken came from dinosaurs, he never tasted chicken the same lol, he loved dinosaurs!!

      2012.07.07 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Tim

      it seems that truth depends on wind,,, every day in a different place,,

      2012.07.07 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Inawe

      Great post.That story is so sweet. I recently came across a quote " There are no truths, only stories ". It made me think about the truth of that ;)

      2012.07.07 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Josy

      Hé,hé ! la vérité n'est peut-être qu'un mensonge vu, perçu, ressenti, voulu de manière différente... Elle va peut-être pour certains, avec le sens du vent !! Allez savoir !
      Jolie question ! Jolie photo Antonio :)

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    • # Justmeg

      Hahahha...what a sweet little story :) I like that you chose a weather vane to illustrate the complex answer to the question...

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    • # Nynke

      The truth seems to depend on, the where the wind comes from...
      Love the "dinosaur eggs" ;))

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