unripeness


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Let us add to the list of unripeness -- the end of a finite line unreached, a goal almost attained, perfection with warts: A movie is an unripe fruit of a book, cricket is an unripe fruit of baseball, chopsticks are an unripe fruit of spoons, mini-dresses are an unripe fruit of saris, speech is an unripe fruit of song, pop music is an unripe fruit of classical music, God the Father is an unripe fruit of a genderless God, polytheism is an unripe fruit of Christianity, Christianity is an unripe fruit of Judaism, Hinduism is an unripe fruit of atheism, sexual intercourse is an unripe fruit of love, or all of these the other way around.