Originally Posted by michaelbsc
What didn't exist was the surrounding. It's not that there wasn't anything there. It's that there wasn't any there to have nothing in it.
Something I tried to do as a child was to imagine nothing existing... not even a space for the nothingness to be in. I don't think our minds are capable of doing it.
"People who say things won't work are a dime a dozen. People who figure out how to make things work are worth a fortune" - Dave Rat.