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  • This cave painting is 40,000 years old.

    Such exquisite artistic beauty and perfection.

    Yet no words were left behind to help us box it, codify it.

    No words were left to help us be able to say,

    "Ah! NOW I understand!"

    Mystery has its place.

    Image from Cave of Altamira known as the Sistine Chapel of the cave painting, near Santander, Spain, Wikipedia Commons
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