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Originally Posted by Le Fanu View Post
All I can see in this card is the symmetry of the stripes (?)... is that relevant? I'm determined not to let this card spoil the deck for me. But it looks like a kitschy beach towel. It seems to me the flattest card in the whole deck.

I'm trying. I think the William Blake verse helps, doesn't that talk about symmetry?

"What immortal hand or eye,
Could frame thy fearful symetry?"

But the Temperance card comes up for me so rarely, I'm hoping I may not see it much
Yes - the poem is - for those who may not know - called "The Tyger". Cats are remarkable at keeping their balance, are they not? I want to say more about this in a bit....
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