Well, now I have gone and done it. I have used a two dollar word when perhaps a ten cent word would have sufficed. Maybe. But, I feel “bifurcation” says what I really want to say. So, if this is not a word you love like I do, here’s a definition:
bi-fur-ca-tion: (noun) the division of something into two branches or parts.
Probably too much effort goes into trying to classify each other as having this quality or that quality. Sometimes, we go negative and highlight what people lack. But, for a bit of whimsy, I like to muse over simple binary classifications. That is, some things in life can take the form of a tree branch, some going right, some going left.
So, I have had this song by Robin Schultz in my head called “Sugar”. The most critical and profound part of the song is as follows:
Got me lifted drifted higher than the ceiling
And ooh baby it’s the ultimate feeling