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  • Art, math, literature, philosophy and even science depend on communication with symbols.

    This photograph includes three symbols, spanning three continents and a dozen centuries:

    One of the oldest paintings of a unicorn is not that of a horse but rather is that of a ferocious lion with its familiar and teapot.
    ((Asia) Korean Tapestry, Smithsonian Institution's Mazeltov needlepoint kit)

    An ouroboro, representing eternal life, is the image of a dragon biting its tail - many with wings and some also sporting fire.
    ( (Europe) Rachel graduated first in her dental school class.
    Congratulatory artwork by University of Texas & Harvard Alums.)

    "Starlight" is here represented as a seven pointed star inscribed in a circle with a mounted fish ..... blazing in the darkness that does not overcome it.
    ((North America) This image remains strategically ambiguous for healing purposes.)
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