The greatest thing by far is to be a master of metaphor; it is the one thing that cannot be learnt from others; and it is also a sign of genius, since a good metaphor implies an intuitive perception of the similarity in the dissimilar.
Illustration showing the metamorphosis of a woman. Her hair transforms into butterflies and her skin breaks into small rocks. It is a metaphor of life and death, of the fusion of the human being with nature when life comes to an end.
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