Repairing the World at the Root

Repairing the World at the Root

When Eve is experiencing an inner dialogue at the curious presence of a serpent in the forbidden tree, she demonstrates the fullness of being human. Eve thinks ethically, the fruit is food, why the prohibition? Eve thinks aesthetically, the fruit of the tree is pleasing to the eyes. Eve thinks religiously for the fruit she will reach for offers being like God, free to make your own judgments about reality; that is to create reality.