Existence and Essence: C S Lewis

Merope

‘In our world’, said Eustace, ‘a star is a huge ball of flaming gas’.

‘Even in your world, my son, that is not what a star is, but only what it is made of.’

Conversation between Aslan and Eustace, The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

C S Lewis

The illustration is the star Merope (23 Tau) in Pleiades (M45) photographed by Henryk Kowalewski downloaded from Wikimedia
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Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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