Paintings, hieroglyphics, words… they’re all symbols. Reading is simply our translation of symbols (with languages like Japanese and Hebrew being more symbol-oriented). We see ‘apple’ and a picture comes immediately to mind. But in reality, it’s just some curves, a couple of sticks, and a half-curve. It’s the brain that so amazingly translates those things into experiences and feelings.
//Interstellar Adventure Infused with Romance//