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AMBIGUITY: NOT QUITE ONE THING, not quite the other. Ambiguity resisty category. It won't fit into the pigeonhole, the neat box, the window frame, the encyclopedia. It is a formeless object or a feeling that can't be placed. And there is no diagram for ambiguity, no stable alphabet, no arithmetic. Ambiguity asks: Where is the border between this and that?
Siri Hustvedt, in Living, thinking, looking - essays