“Sure, ’tis a terrible thing to choose one or t’other.”
The Aurally Man
Alchemy as process has a number of stages.
And nobody seems able to agree on how many!
This might not though be a disagreement of number but of measure.
An hour possesses sixty minutes and three-thousand-six-hundred seconds, after all.
If we make our focus three, we get…
A point worth considering: all the triangles are of equal size.
Individually this seems obvious but, perhaps, not quite so, relatively.
A shortcoming alluded to in the phrase, ‘vagaries of the human eye’.
Which is another point worth considering.
The human eye follows lines like a moth to flame.
This is one of the reasons why the ‘Blessed Head of Joshua’ is eyeless.