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Ignorance is Bliss

I’ve been thinking a lot about this phrase recently. What is the bliss of ignorance and what is the burden of knowledge?

Last weekend, I went to a play that was set, for a portion, in the Garden of Eden, portraying a perspective of God creating the world and humanity. In the play, Eve was depicted as a spunky question-er; somebody who was excited about learning things and exploring nature and beauty. She had a spark and a drive that wasn’t quenchable. Continue reading