Through the Looking Glass - Ch 08 - 5 Head downwards
Type of Spiritual Experience
In the extract below Lewis Carroll is describing the white knight
A description of the experience
Alice Through the Looking Glass – Lewis Carroll
'How CAN you go on talking so quietly, head downwards?' Alice asked, as she dragged him out by the feet, and laid him in a heap on the bank.
The Knight looked surprised at the question. 'What does it matter where my body happens to be?' he said. 'My mind goes on working all the same. In fact, the more head downwards I am, the more I keep inventing new things.'