I’m with ya 100%. There’s even some cogsci stuff that’s backing up its true power. You might like embodied cognition – george lakoff – metaphors we live by. Great stuff. Finally a position I can stand behind mostly. If I wasn’t on my phone at the moment id write a tome on this right here and now. I’ll do it later for sure. One of my favorite topics. Metaphor – and not just linguistic either but encompassing the very way we learn ANYTHING. Compressed patterns linking to similar patterns and noting the distinctions as well.