Everybody loves a good mystery. Teasing out a riddle, figuring out how all the pieces go together: it’s one of the great pleasures of life. We love being tantalized and confronted with question marks that lead suggestively away into shadows and half-darkness where things don’t quite add up. To be sure, we don’t like blank confusion. But we do love it so when some things come to make sense and elusively lead us on with the promise that more things will make sense as we press on.
The reason we respond this way to mystery is because we live in a mysterious world and much of our lives as human beings involves teasing out the Mystery and trying to make sense of it all. Of course, it...READ MORE