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Can Absolute and Subjective Truth Exist SimultaneouslyGenerally among thinking people there is a consensus regarding the idea that there are at least two forms of Truth One of these types of Truth is often referred to as subjective or relative truth This is the type of truth that people generally have more experience with It is the type of truth that a person creates and subscribes to based upon personal experience and relative perspective within the experience A good example of this type of truth can be found when pondering the illusions produced by slight of hand magicians Here is a scenario A magician produces a coin from his pocket and holds up for all of the children to see After the children confirm that it is a real coin and that it is actually in his hand the magician waves his free hand in front of the hand holding the coin and apparently the coin disappears To the child whom is not aware that this is merely a trick it seems that the coin has vanished That is in accordance with their perspective the truth is that the coin has vanished This can be called the childs subjective truth There is also another type of truth which people generally confer exists and as I previously said this is absolute truth To explain this I will also use the magician example The uninformed child believes that the coin has ceased to exist when in actuality it has simply been palmed or hidden from view The coin still exists and in fact is still being held in the hand This is the absolute truth The truth which relies upon events and is independent from perspective and experience These are the two types of truth generally spoken of when people deliberate the nature of events or experience But I believe that there is another type of truth and that truth I will call corroborative truthCorroborative truth is
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