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with rather similar grids. Through a window we view chaos, and
relate it to the points on our grid, and thereby understand it. The
ORDER is in the GRID. That is the Aneristic Principle.
Western philosophy is traditionally concerned with contrasting one
grid with another grid, and amending grids in hopes of finding a
perfect one that will account for all reality and will, hence,
(say unenlightened westerners) be True. This is illusory; it is what
we Erisians call the ANERISTIC ILLUSION. Some grids can be more
useful than others, some more beautiful than others, some more
pleasant than others, etc., but none can be more True than any
DISORDER is simply unrelated information viewed through some
particular grid. But, like "relation", no-relation is a concept.
Male, like female, is an idea about sex. To say that male-ness is
"absence of female-ness", or vice versa, is a matter of definition
and metaphysically arbitrary. The artificial concept of no-relation
is the ERISTIC ILLUSION.
The point is that (little-t) truth is a matter of definition
relative to the grid one is using at the moment, and that (capital-T)
Truth, metaphysical reality, is irrelevant to grids entirely.
Pick a grid, and through it some chaos appears ordered and some
appears disordered. Pick another grid, and the same chaos will
appear differently ordered and disordered.
Reality is the original Rorschach.
Verily! So much for all that.