2. So What? Discovering Possibilities

...he took the cover off the dish and saw a white snake lying in it. At the sight of it, he could not resist tasting it, so he cut off a piece and put it into his mouth. Hardly had he tasted it, however, when he heard a wonderful whispering of delicate voices.He went to the window and listened, and he noticed that the whispers came from the sparrows outside. They were chattering away and telling each other all kinds of things they had heard in the woods and fields. Eating the snake had given him the power of understanding the language of birds and animals.“The White Snake,” Grimm’s Fairy Tales

THE ABILITY TO “understand the language of birds and animals” exists only in the world of fantasy, but if you are ...

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