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Nietzschean abyss eyeballs

Eyeballs for personal garden abyss
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A set of eyeballs, to be placed at the bottom of a small - say 8'(l) x 3'(w) x 8'(d) - abyss dug into your lawn so that "when you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you", thus adding a certain Nietzschean flavour to an otherwise humdrum Sunday afternoon in the garden.
bitmonkey, Mar 02 2007

Carrot Monster Carrot_20Monster
Perhaps this one won't cut it, though [placid_turmoil, Mar 03 2007]


bungston, Mar 02 2007

MaxwellBuchanan, Mar 02 2007

       I have fairies at the bottom of my garden.
po, Mar 02 2007

       Are they in an abyss? Or do you have decking?
MaxwellBuchanan, Mar 02 2007


       I much rather see Nietzsche's abyss straight on. Because, let's face it, if you're looking down into it, it's clear who has the advantage.   

       I think an abyss is defined as bieng immeasurable in depth. This bieng said, I like the idea.
daseva, Mar 03 2007

       Hmmm. 8'x3'x8'.   

       That's not an abyss. That's a grave!   

       <Constable Plod>"Okay, sicko, we've recovered the poor bastard's false eyeballs, but where've you hidden the rest of the body?"</CP>
m_Al_com, Mar 03 2007

       abyssinthe, for sure.
nth, Mar 03 2007

       You'd have to bundle it with a monster (link), as the whole quote goes,   

       "Whoever battles with monsters had better see that it does not turn him into a monster. And if you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you."
placid_turmoil, Mar 03 2007

       I just like the idea of an abyss at the end of my garden. The eyeballs would be a bonus.
wagster, Mar 03 2007

       I'd prefer a bus.
lostdog, Mar 03 2007

       Shirley, a bass?
daseva, Mar 03 2007

       Shirley Bassey?
MaxwellBuchanan, Mar 03 2007

       To where, [lostdog]?
wagster, Mar 03 2007

       To infinity and beyond!
methinksnot, Mar 04 2007

       /Whoever battles with monsters had better see that it does not turn him into a monster./   

       Although temporarily turning into a monster could make you better at battling.
bungston, Mar 05 2010

       What if you start out as a monster ?
8th of 7, Mar 05 2010

       Better watch out you don't turn into a human.
mouseposture, Mar 06 2010

       Eeeewww, gross.   

       Nietzschean Abbess eyeballs ?
8th of 7, Mar 06 2010

       Sooner or later, it'll shrivel up and drop off you know.
nineteenthly, Mar 06 2010


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