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  Envelope Test Responses: November 21-December 15, 1998
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Here are the results of our very first envelope test. I call this image 'Kissing Couple.' It is a picture of the photographer's grandparents. While no one 'got' the image, I found it interesting that we got a lot of nature-type gueses — water, birds, trees, mountains. I have no idea what this means, but maybe we'll see some more interesting patterns in future tests. I'd also be interested to know if the people who posted guesses see correlations in their own answers.

Kerstin

Kissing Couple

Addendum, 1/1/99 Got the following note from Steve Nestor with some wonderful feedback on his take on these results. I thought these might be of interest to others so, with his permission, I am adding them to this archive.
Dear Kerstin -

I found the envelope test interesting. Sure wish we could see out of the kissing couples window to see if they lived near a mountain, with a body of water nearby.

It's intriguing that 3 guesses, one being mine, included the collar red in them. When I look at the picture, my eye is drawn to the glass Pepsi bottle in the foreground, with color the logo on the side. Though it isn't clear in the photo, and if I remember correctly, the Pepsi logo has a kind of modified yin-yang design, red on top, blue on the bottom. Also the bottle is round and filled with a black liquid.

Also notable, in pictures I've seen of the Guggenheim, as in Aslinn guess, the tiers of the various levels has a wave shape, I think? Several guesses mentioned a round shape. Look at the number of round jars on the table. A tree shape was mentioned a few times. Once again, look at the Pepsi bottle and the lamp in the background.

David guess was of purple, swirling stars. The Pepsi bottle again. The bottle has swirls embedded in it and carbonated bubbles could appear as stars close up.

Pauline saw Jane. Could she have tuned into a reality where Jane is still alive, kissing Rob? The ages of the couple would be about right if Jane were still within our reality.

This couple looks as if they would have a dog or cat, just out of the picture frame. Maybe rubbing against their legs.

It's also interesting to note the guesses of a four paned window, a waffle iron, and a bingo card, a criss cross pattern. Again, I sure would like to know if there is a window in the room.

As there in no such thing as time, nor space, maybe many of us were drawn into the actual room, or now, as the picture was snapped. This leads me to believe that we should give ourselves more credit for our efforts.

I would be interested in other comments.

With Love,
Steve Nestor
nimrodsn@mind.com


Impressions: First I saw wood Then a water scene
From: Anita Newell, newellam@aol.com
Dallas
Friday, December 11, 1998 12:52 AM

Impressions: A dock or pier A woman with a baby A spoon
From: Guessing woman,
USA
Friday, December 11, 1998 12:47 AM

Impressions: Last night, approx. 2:00 am, tried to visualize envelope contents before going to sleep. Saw what I initially thought was a red, cast iron or plastic toy car, with the left, front black wheel showing. Later I realize that I could not actually the form of a toy car but a mass of red in somesort of structure, with a round piece of black whell?
From: Steve Nestor, nimrodsn@mind.net
Gold Hill, Or
Thursday, December 10, 1998 3:26 PM

Impressions: Some kind of bridge - golden gate?? or a boat
From: Dale Wright, Dwright@sk.sympatico.ca
Regina, Saskatchewan CANADA
Thursday, December 10, 1998 2:41 PM

Impressions: an ocean or large body of water, possibly next to a mountain or mountains well a picture of that, anyway!
From: Kackie Daniel,
Austin, TX
Thursday, December 10, 1998 11:28 AM

Impressions: seeing trees with flashing lights maybe lightening or an image of bad weather.
From: Frankie, AlfrankTC@aol.com
Boulder
Monday, December 7, 1998 11:49 PM

Impressions: seeing trees with flashing lights maybe lightening or an image of bad weather.
From: Frankie, AlfrankTC@aol.com
Boulder
Monday, December 7, 1998 11:47 PM

Impressions: Tree
From: Joann,
New York
Sunday, December 6, 1998 9:35 AM

Impressions: purple swirling stars
From: David,

Saturday, December 5, 1998 12:51 AM

Impressions: bird
From: me,

Thursday, December 3, 1998 4:11 PM

Impressions: This is too corny, but I really "saw" a picture of Jane Roberts
From: Pauline Augenstein,
Deerfield Beach, FL
Thursday, December 3, 1998 2:58 PM

Impressions: The sun picture on the front page of your website
From: Dianna, dkobley@pacificcoast.net
Victoria, Canada
Thursday, December 3, 1998 12:28 AM

Impressions: The sun picture on the front page of your website
From: Dianna, dkobley@pacificcoast.net
Canada
Thursday, December 3, 1998 12:25 AM

Impressions: A hand
From: Chuck Estin, cestin@cks.ssd.k12.wa.us
Seattle
Thursday, December 3, 1998 12:21 AM

Impressions: Hmmmmmm I think it's......a picture of a window divided into four panes,off center in a white wall with dark trim,outside the window is mountains.
From: MapKilCoed, MapKilCoed@aol.com

Wednesday, December 2, 1998 11:24 PM

Impressions: a lion or some kind of large cat
From: Rich,

Wednesday, December 2, 1998 10:28 PM

Impressions: It's black, round, small, maybe hand sized, shiny, with maybe gold around it. Although an eight-ball comes to mind, so maybe black and white?
From: Lise Quinn, lise@blarg.net
Redmond, WA
Wednesday, December 2, 1998 2:28 PM

Impressions: A hill... an old red barn... tall dry grass blowing in wind
From: Frank Webster, frankw9889@aol.com
Jersey City, New Jersey
Wednesday, December 2, 1998 12:12 AM

Impressions: i GET THE IMPRESSION OF A RED BUILDING..LIKE THE GUGGENHEIM
From: AISLINN R. FISHMAN, LINSIHN@AOL.COM
WESTON, FLORIDA
Wednesday, December 2, 1998 6:42 AM

Impressions: puppy, surrounded by plants
From: David,
Melbourne Australia
Wednesday, December 2, 1998 2:29 AM

Impressions: A Christmas tree shape maybe cookie or decoration for a tree
From: Rachel Starlight, hemphatic@hotmail.com
British Columbia
Tuesday, December 1, 1998 3:50 PM

Impressions: A window - looking out onto a grassy landscape
From: Cathy, IllumineMe@AOL.com
Dallas
Tuesday, December 1, 1998 2:12 PM

Impressions: I see snow, mtns, a skier going off the mtn.
From: Ronni Shields, daphne1@ix.netcom.com
Los Altos CA
Tuesday, December 1, 1998 1:25 PM

Impressions: Somebody's pet dog
From: Dianna Benson, diannab@pacbell.net
San Carlos, California
Monday, November 30, 1998 3:03 PM

Impressions: a monkey wrench....
From: Leslie,
Ohio
Tuesday, November 24, 1998 3:03 PM

Impressions: A kitty cat
From: Jim, wspub@sfo.com
SF, CA
Tuesday, November 24, 1998 2:49 PM

Impressions: orange-colored
From: Seth,
FII
Monday, November 23, 1998 11:17 PM

Impressions: waffle iron
From: Alyce, alyce13@usa.net
Virginia
Monday, November 23, 1998 8:54 PM

Impressions: pencil
From: Tat,
Bay
Monday, November 23, 1998 1:51 PM

Impressions: bicycle wweel or some kind of a spoked wheel with foliage surrounding...I get an impression of a lightbulb-like objext also...
From: Bob, bittingr@jerseycape.com
Cape May, NJ
Monday, November 23, 1998 6:58 AM

Impressions: bingo card
From: Tom Hadry, thadry@gibralter.net
Maysville, NC
Sunday, November 22, 1998 5:12 PM

Impressions: shoe
From: anon,
Inner City
Sunday, November 22, 1998 3:07 PM

Impressions: A butterfly!
From: Phillip Allen, timetrav@galesburg.net
Galesburg, Illinois
Sunday, November 22, 1998 10:24 AM




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