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【VIS-027】本物シリーズエステティシャン

Source global Wall Street Journal     time 2020-02-26 01:41:13
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【VIS-027】本物シリーズエステティシャン �


"Ofcourse.Itisours;itisamongandbetweenus,anditchangeswiththesucceedingandimprovinggenerations.Weareatwork,slowlyandcarefully,developingourwholepeoplealongtheselines.Itisgloriouswork--splendid!Toseethethousandsofbabiesimproving,showingstrongerclearerminds,sweeterdispositions,highercapacities--don'tyoufinditsoinyourcountry?"

"Justwhatisyourtheoryofworship?"Iaskedher.

"Doyoupunishapersonforabrokenlegorafever?Wehavepreventivemeasures,andcures;sometimeswehaveto`sendthepatienttobed,'asitwere;butthat'snotapunishment--it'sonlypartofthetreatment,"sheexplained.

ThisIevadedflatly.Irememberedthecheerlessclaimthatthehumanmindwasnobetterthaninitsearliestperiodofsavagery,onlybetterinformed--astatementIhadneverbelieved.

"Andwhatistheireffect?"sheasked."Dotheydevelopthefacultiesyouwishtoencourage?"

"How?"Iasked,verycurious.

Shemadeasortofchart,superimposingthedifferentreligionsasIdescribedthem,withapinrunthroughthemall,asitwere;theircommonbasisbeingaDominantPowerorPowers,andsomeSpecialBehavior,mostlytaboos,topleaseorplacate.Thereweresomecommonfeaturesincertaingroupsofreligions,buttheonealwayspresentwasthisPower,andthethingswhichmustbedoneornotdonebecauseofit.ItwasnothardtotraceourhumanimageryoftheDivineForceupthroughsuccessivestagesofbloodthirsty,sensual,proud,andcruelgodsofearlytimestotheconceptionofaCommonFatherwithitscorollaryofaCommonBrotherhood.

"Butsurelyyourmothersexpecthonor,reverence,obedience,fromyou.Youhavetodothingsforyourmothers,surely?"

"Andyouhavemadewonderfulprogressinthoseyears--inotherthings?"


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