"There is always money in the banana stand"
Have you seen arrested development? Yes? No?
How about Hogan's Heroes? There was an episode where they went to rescue some people from prison. They demanded from the the German Guard: "Tell us
which room the prisoner is in!". The guard answered "Nine". And they took it to mean "Nein". And a comedic argument ensued.
Honestly, I could care less of you personal motives regarding hypnotism.
You say you have read of Erikson. How do you account for him rambling off a seemingly unrelated story to a patient which in by the end had a healing
"watch how you say things".
That is a funny phrase. Saying something is by its nature acoustic, not visual. "listen to how you say things" might seem to make more sense (and it
is important, too). Or in the context of expecting a chastisement from others to a request "read how you write things". (Not saying there was
Knowning your audience is also important. Do you think memoryshock was not being mindful when writing the response? Such that the repsonse did not
follow what it was proclaiming? Maybe? Maybe not? Maybe both?
I find that by and large people are already hypnotised... completely focused on their own world. I find it funny how a well placed or ill placed word
can illicit a vast array of expected and unexpected outcomes. No matter if beneficial or detrimental, persausive or coercive.
Somewhere above I wrote I could care less. Lol, you know NLP. The statement was lightly loaded. The correct translation (and intent) is "I have
formed no judgment on your decision to learn about hypnotism". None of my business, really
Subsitute that for above? Did it change the timbre of
Oh, here is a book I liked
It is called the "art of hypnosis". Set in a class room setting.
PS you might not want to burn the banana stand down