On page fifty of the Little Book of Days Caspers’ mentions a quote she heard on the radio, “Consciousness has no climax,” and describes the billions of neuron connections as an ocean. The continuity of consciousness and describing the mind as an ocean, remind me of eastern philosophy. “D” says it would be sad if we lost big drama. What would the world be like if we didn’t take trauma and “blow it up with meaning and emotion through language?” I’m not sure it would be sad. I think we might all be living as monks, which might not be a bad thing.