All entries for Tuesday 12 June 2007
June 12, 2007
The un-cunning blasphemous phrase we find ourselves uttering almost daily hides a rather interesting secret in it. When in a moment of mild astonishment we exaggerating-ly drop our jaws and ejaculate the words “oh my god”, we are in a way specifying the god we are referring to: the god which is mine, my god, not yours or anybody else’s, it’s my god. Hence, in saying that, we indirectly acknowledge the fact that gods are personal items and that there might be more than one god, perhaps even one for each person!