What is it actually measuring when we have a number that measures IQ?
Still playing EarthBound.
Rules are best thought of as the constraints within which freedom, fun, meaning become possible, fun being the exploration of those latent possibilities in things.
The City: a space within which infinite stories might take place.
In this, it represents the curious paradox whereby something good in itself becomes terribly disfigured by attracting too much popularity, when beautiful or desirable places are destroyed by the masses of people attracted to their life-changing potential.
So you play EarthBound as part of your class. What are the things that you want to focus on with that class? Well, probably not the ‘Giygas is the cosmic infant of destruction’ theory.
‘This world nys but a thurghfare ful of wo,
And we been pilgrymes, passynge to and fro.’
This too, elation and lightness, easy come, easy go, is how friendship feels, along with a mysterious voice in the night, or that person who’s always there, that helping one another to set out on life’s adventures even if it means that your paths should diverge, still establishing a bond living in memory–all this is part of friendship.