Died: January 18, 1936, Middlesex Hospital, London
Rudyard Kipling was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist. Kipling's works of fiction include The Jungle Book, Kim, and short stories, including "The Man Who Would Be King".
Equivocations use of ambiguous language to conceal the truth or to avoid committing oneself; prevarication. Do you see the similarities with hope, that foul four-letter word, oh so ambiguous and and an informal fallacy I might add!
Consciousness is one possible counterfactual entry point into the hermeneutic meme, which for those that don't know is a concept that I advanced as an individual unit of understanding.