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(This one I don’t understand and I think it is mostly talking about its own document, so I can’t criticise – but some will be interested. I do think that in quoting

“Everything seems to be everything else, and I get lost in it”, Gregory Bateson

…they are doing a disservice, as while written by Bateson, this is a script clearly giving the line to ‘Daughter’. (And the reply is, on the face of it, rather patronising).

(It’s like the line in, I think, Yes, Minister – or Yes, Prime Minister – where the hapless politician Jim Hacker says ‘Neither a borrower nor a lender be. Shakespeare.’ – to be corrected by one of his superior civil servants. ‘Polonius’).

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