Allegory

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They would now know the pleasure of knowledge, and pity their companions. If they now return to the den, they would see worse than the rest of the prisoners. They would be back in a world where the prison is realistic and the sun is harmful. What Socrates wants to explain with this allegory is that many people often close their eyes to reality...
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They would be back in a world where the prison is realistic and the sun is harmful. What Socrates wants to explain with this allegory is that many people often close their eyes to reality. They would often believe everything that seems to be true, because they don't know any better...
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