From the movie ‘Inception’ by Christopher Nolan:



What’s the most resilient parasite?

A bacteria?

A virus?

An intestinal worm?


An idea.

Resilient, highly contagious.


Once an idea’s taken hold in the brain it’s almost impossible to eradicate.

A person can cover it up, ignore it- but it stays there.



But surely-to forget…?



Information, yes.
But an idea?

Fully formed, understood?

That sticks…

(taps forehead)

In there, somewhere..