The Bottomless Pit of Darkness represents the Wisdom of human parables throughout the ages. The cautionary signs carefully placed around the Bottomless Pit of human Wisdom represent Prudence, which Epicurus held to be even more precious than Philosophy. The Man, hypnotized by his vision of his Wisdom, is blind to Prudence and sleepwalks into the Pit, the “Fall of Man” into his Wisdom.

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