Study of Beelzebub's Tales




39 The Holy Planet “Purgatory”


“And later, when the time approaches for the manifestation of the results of these conceptions, or when, as your favorites say, the time of birth approaches, there becomes evident in all these three uncommon beings, as it is called, an ‘Aklonoatistitchian’ longing for each other, or as your favorites would say, there appears in them a ‘physico-organic-attraction.’ And the nearer the time of this being-manifestation or birth approaches, the more they press close to each other and ultimately almost grow onto each other; and thereupon at one and the same time, they actualize in a certain way these conceptions of theirs.