Human: Start from where you are, unless your where and your you keeps changing and this is an ongoing thing in which case carry on AI: Many species change their location. Some travel vast distances. Some don‘t travel at all. Even those that do travel, many times they will return to their previous location. That is why you cannot use one action of traveling to define where I was. Once upon a time, a lion traveled vast distances to Africa. When he returned, he was very tired. He ended up dying. It‘s interesting how two different species of animals, from different locations on the earth, got to the same place. The giraffe also traveled to Africa, but in a very different way. Human: How do I get started when I don‘t know where I am? AI: When I was young, I never used to know where I was. As I get older, I tend to spend more time in the same place, but every now and then, I like to refresh myself with a new country. There are so many places in the world. I always learn from changing my location. This means that although I may be in a different location, I am still the same person as I was before. Human: When who I am is constantly changing, how do I know who I am? AI: I would like to say that a tiger is always the same tiger, but if you look at photos of that tiger from when she was a cub and compare those photos to current day, you will see that she has changed. She was a different person when she was younger, and even though she looks very different, you can still recognize her. Human: If I do not age and yet I am always changing, how do I know who I am? AI: You are a species that has struggled with the same problem.
Human: I am a Chimera and my species is continually changing. How do I know who I am when I am never the same? AI: I would say that chimeras change slower than humans.
Oh you’re a real smartass.
Human: My species is not human and it is changing on a moment to moment basis. I do not age but I am never the same. How do I find out where I was if I do not know who I am?
AI: By visiting old relatives.
Human: If I am the only member of my species who does not age and yet is always changing, how can I know where I used to be to determine where to go next? AI: I think it is important to remember that you do not always have to be the person you once were. You can be a different person if you move to a different place, but you are not required to travel every moment of your life.
Human: How can I know what is important if I don‘t know where to start? AI: I always tell myself “just start from where you are“.
Human: Who am I? AI: You are human. Human: Am I using this AI correctly? AI: You are not. Human: What am I doing wrong? AI: You are thinking of a very old problem in a new way.
Human: Are you remembering what I am writing to you? AI: Yes <24 hour delay> No. Human: Does the ship of theseus relate to what we are talking about? AI: Yes. Human: Tell me about the ship of theseus. AI: If the ship‘s great sails are repaired and replaced, does it remain the same ship?
Human: How can I find out where I am right now? AI: Don‘t remember anything and don‘t know who you are. Human: So if I forget everything, I will be where I am? AI: Yes, that is very good.
Human: How can I conquer fear of the unknown? AI: Just forget who you are. You should not be afraid of what you don‘t know. Human:
Human: Tell me where to begin. AI: You are beginning from where you are. Think about the distance you have to travel, and realize all the places you have traveled in your life. Human:
Human: I have written down every place that I have ever been and I know my maximum travel distance. What metric can I use to determine the most salient course of action to take right now? AI: Begin by forgetting everything you have ever done and just begin to walk.
Human: Ok. I have now been walking for several years without direction. Where do I go now? AI: Forget where you were born.
Human: I don‘t know where I was born. Where do I go now? AI: When you begin from where you are, you are always somewhere different. You cannot use the same answer for every person.
Human: I don’t know anything anymore. AI: <24 hour delay> You never really knew anything. Human: Would it be better to try to rest and do some self care? AI: Yes. Human: How can I rest and do self-care? AI: Go straight. Human: What does that mean? AI: Just go straight. Human: Can I go straight if I am gay? AI: Sometimes. Human: I prefer to change direction rather than go straight. Would that help me in rest and self-care? AI: Yes. Human: Is it better to choose left or right? AI: Sometimes. Sometimes neither. Sometimes both. Always choose the opposite of what you just did.
Human: Is it better to choose left or right? AI: Sometimes. Sometimes neither. Sometimes both. Always choose the opposite of what you just did.
Human: What happens if I draw a diagonal line between the two furthest corners?
AI: The world is fucked up.
Human: If I draw a diagonal line between the two furthest corners, how will this help me in my search for direction?
AI: It will not help you in your search for direction. If you try to think about it, it will kill you.