The Hound and Metaphysics

Flanigan, Thomas Marguerite
May 1959
America;5/16/1959, Vol. 101 Issue 7, p331
The article explores the author's ideas about the use of metaphors. She describes that metaphor is an extrinsic attribution of an alien nature to the subject in question. She stresses the Thomistic strategies in the use of a number of different analogies and shares about her experiences while studying the possible beings and beings of reason. Moreover, the author emphasizes and ponders on the poverty of literature in the absence of metaphors.


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