30K. Tarot card, 3x5", 1978-1981 by Chris Wayan
The card of gut laughter.
Humor's one of the strongest emotions--its physical manifestation is as loud and uncontrollable as crying or orgasm. Strange--it's treated in Euro-American culture like a frill, somehow less primal than, say, anger or fear or grief or misery.
You know. Mature emotions.
Maybe it's because only a handful of creatures besides us grasp the very concept of humor. Unlike the other emotions, it require awareness of self and other.
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