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Why do some men exit the Matriarchy while others do not?
Why do the men who exit the ‘Spell’ share similar personalities as well as having similar views on business, computers, and realism?
Why is the Men’s Movement such a big tent yet so small?
A single answer can be made to all three questions. As ‘Mirror of the Soul’ has said, worship God, worship Nature, worship space aliens, but do not worship women.
There is an insatiable natural desire for Human beings for myth. And by myth, I am talking Wonder. If it is not there, the Human mind will attach Wonder to something else. This will apply as strongly to atheists as it does to the religious. It is because it is not about religion; it is about something more soulful.
The Ancient Mind, of all civilizations, placed their Wonder at the Mill, as the star studded sky above which housed Time and Destiny. Saturn, to us, is just a ball of gas with a particular orbit defined by astrophysics. To the Ancient Mind such as the Greeks, Saturn was the Lord of Time and carried his sickle as the legends would describe.
“It is a myth, Pook. They believed in nonsense. Our view on Saturn has all the facts and is not feathered with ridiculous beliefs.”
A myth we think of something as UNTRUE. This is why I am using the word ‘Wonder’ instead. The ancient Greeks also tracked Saturn as scientifically as they could. They also had facts. But Saturn with his sickle, appealing to Wonder, could be enthusiastically learned by children. Try telling children about the astrophysics of Saturn. You’d just get blank stares! The ‘Wonder’ part is what gets their attention.
“You prattle on about this ancient stuff. But what about today?” you ask.
As Human beings, we crave Wonder. If we do not obtain it at one level, we will re-create it at another. This craving for Wonder is either due to a side effect of sentience or something else. Nevertheless, it is there.
Today, since ‘Wonder’ is denied in all the traditional ancient ways and even in the later religious ways, it is now place on women itself. Woman is now the great wonder of the world. Woman is the myth of the post-modern world.
Men hold Wonder at Woman. Nice Guys worship Her. Seducers fight for Her. Women are not exactly a new nobility, but they do hold the Torch of Wonder which is creating what I call the ‘Spell.’ This ‘Spell’ is the glue of the Matriarchy. Men follow The Way because it leads to that ‘wonder,’ woman.
What is curious, though, are the men who do not hold wonder at women. These guys, at first, appear vastly different. On closer observation, they are all the same in that they hold Wonder at something else, something that is not woman. Asking these guys to worship women achieves the same looks as if you asked them to swallow a goldfish. Some of these guys are genuine worshipers of religion. Other guys hold wonder elsewhere such as with business. Some of these guys are just wonderless engineers who can’t see how guys can be so brainwashed. To all of them, women have no halo. There is nothing mystical about them.
It wasn’t always this way. Somehow, somewhere, women were turned into a chimerical being, something of such infinite wonder and heavenly delight that love became the soul saving experience.
I’ve been on both sides of this fence. Women didn’t lose their mystical halo for me until after I became more knowledgeable on business. I wondered why most people stayed poor. I found that women would run for the hills if you mention something like ‘financial independence’ and ‘business building.’ I couldn’t understand why. Didn’t women want successful men? Don’t women want rich men? How else are you going to become rich unless you build assets?
Women use a different financial statement then men do. On the Female Financial Statement, husbands are placed under ‘asset.’ Women do not shop for husbands; they are truly shopping for assets. (The joke about woman referring to her body parts as ‘assets’ is financially true. Those body parts generate true cash flow and revenue.) For the Male Financial Statement, the dates appear under ‘expenses’ and girlfriend/wife appears under liability. The man is literally paying off the girl like a person does a car. Once I saw this, the Spell over me was broken.
Women not only live by different rules by men, they also have a different Wonder. Women hold Wonder at the Image. And by Image, I am referring to the style over substance. Most women are interested in appearing rich rather than actually being rich. It is no wonder they go into debt buying a new car or bigger house. Also, men who hold favorable qualities that are invisible, such as intelligence or even invisible assets, do not fit the Image. It is well known women are interested in a lifestyle and/or Image, to them a man doesn’t exist. Diamond rings and being married hold nothing of substance compared to regular rings and living together except Image. It is women, not men, who worship the Hollywood stars.
Marriage by love? This is a modern invention. Even Indians (of southern Asia kind, not the tepee natives of America) today have arranged marriages. Royalty also used marriages as a type of bargaining chip. Defeated nations’ women would be married to the victors. There was no worship of woman as we know it today.
The chimera (the fanciful illusion, I don’t mean the word as in the Greek monster) of our era is love. Women will do anything but denounce ‘love’ for it is the seat to their power. Love is even used by homosexuals as reason as they should do almost anything they want. After all, how can anyone argue against ‘love?’ ‘Love’ is even used now for religious purposes with no more mention of brimstone and fire.
I have a rule that whenever Feminism assaults something, I look at it with curiosity. Generally, whatever Feminism attacks I take up as a cause because I know Feminism perceives it as a threat.
Feminism viciously attacks two things: Christianity and Hellenization. At first, I thought Feminism was attacking Christianity because of the patriarchy. But now I know better. Christianity and Hellenization used to hold the Wonders of the Western World. Politicians used to quote both, frequently. Textbooks of the nineteenth century and earlier are filled with elements of both. Can you imagine sixth graders learning their Cicero?
One can follow the trace of how Myth and Wonder were diverted from its usual arenas and placed onto women themselves (or rather, love, which men require women to obtain). The villain is Jean-Jacques Rousseau. He was the Mass Influencer who feminized the European soul and said that the old ways should be no more. “Love should be the soul saving experience,” he said.
Entire nations re-wrote their constitutions to fit the views of Rousseau.
As strange as it might sound, Feminism is a Love Movement. The aging feminists of today were once flower children chanting and part of the ‘free love’ movement. Instead of marriage being based on, say, Nature, it is based on ‘love.’
Is it no mistake that every woman proclaims herself the ‘expert’ in love? And that all men are assumed ‘idiots’ in love until a woman ‘shows them?’
Even if you demand a pre-nuptial agreement, a woman will start screaming about love. Love (a ‘wonder’) is used as power. Women and men are in perfect agreement when they say, “From love will come all things.” For man, he is referring to the divine mythical soul-saving state. For woman, she is referring to the earthly materialistic Image making state. Love has been so effective a chimera that even tax-men and Congress are using it. “Don’t you love your neighbor? You may be doing well but your neighbor is suffering. Let us raise taxes in the spirit of love.”
With all this ‘love,’ no wonder there is so much hate in the world.