so to speak, of thoughts and affections; and am
sensible of a certain double-ness by which I can
stand as remote from myself as from another. . .
When the play, it may be the tragedy, of life is over,
the spectator goes his way. It was a kind of fiction,
a work of the imagination only, so far as he was
concerned. This doubleness may easily make us
poor neighbors and friends
Antithetical. Diabolical. Says things that remind
us and we either hate him or love him for it.
work that satisfied him.
Students say he borrowed stuff and squatted
on Emerson’s land. So what if he did?
Harvard as far as credentialing is concerned.
a kind of double-ness where by he can
split himself off from himself so to speak
—stand divided and look at himself. So what?
Everyone one does that. Multiple Personalities
E Unum Pluribus. From One: many.
Factor it in.
To double is to doubt. On the one hand and
then again on the other hand.
A good thing.