Logic in Play

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“It is easier for a camel to come through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to get into heaven.”

The stage is a chessboard, a game that is won by logic. The caravan whip is wrapped around a needle made of gold. The camel stands clear in the needle’s eye.

The logic for the apparently impossible action of a camel passing through the eye of a needle, is the use of perspective.