Proof of Heaven (Part 3)

Excellent line by neurologist Oliver Sacks from his new book Hallucinations (NYT)s:

“Many psychical or paranormal experiences, Dr. Sacks suggests, may in fact be hallucinations stemming from bereavement, isolation, sensory deprivation or “drowsy or trancelike states.” Whatever their cause, he says, hallucinatory experiences “generate a world of imaginary beings and abodes — heaven, hell, fairyland.”

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