Empathizing points to an experience, where we feel b. as if we are connected or at one, as opposed to
a. as if we’re disconnected or at odds with an other or
b′. as if we there are no boundaries or distinctions between “self ” and “other.”

Empathy is a word invented to explain the potential for us to move from a. to b. or b′



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