Passion-governed reason of paedocircumcised II: Eternal erection
Circumcision desensitises. It causes loss of erogenous sensitivity and fosters abstract reasoning. Cortical reorganization following paedocircumcision tends to compensate for the lost sensation and makes circumcision a spiritual motivator. Brain plasticity decreases with age and so does the spiritualizing power of circumcision. Pleasure-suppressing religions are obliged to promise convincing sensual compensations to their followers in order to survive. And in due course, they have equipped the world to come with corresponding pleasures.