It is made of thoughts based on my memories.In your most simple and immediate experience of smelling and tasting the pretend fruit:.
(a) What is the pretend smell made of? (what is it?)
It is made of thoughts based on my memories.(b) What is the pretend taste made of?
It was like and outburst of energy lasting some time.5. take the actual fruit, smell it for real, put it in your mouth, taste it carefully, chew and finally swallow.
Describe the real smell and taste
Memories were a bit hard to recall, blurred and faded.When you compare the two experiences, one composed of thoughts and imaginations about eating this apple, to eating the apple - what are your conclusions?
Real experience was a lot richer.
Real smell is fresher than my memories.
Taste is fresher, and the apple is harder to bite and colder than I thought (I took it from the fridge).
I felt fine.Please tell me how you felt, what emotions and thoughts went through while doing it?
That was part of the process.
I am genuinely keen ‘to get down’ to raw sensory experience.
I must admit it is harder than I thought.