Interesting things that I think I’ve learned recently.
in Japanese the word for “idiot” comprises the characters for “Horse” and “Deer”
the Narrative: – (that perhaps happened, or maybe is only theory) – some honorable someone visits the royal Palace, and refers to a deer as a horse, all those who agree – yes, this is a horse — were then considered loyal (but idiot).
this idea/story keeps swimming in my mind…
I’ve been romanticizing the idea, and came up with the (featured image)
if you happen to know anything more or different about this metaphor, I want to hear it!