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  • The Fool


  • iconography
    • shown as 'funny' or awkward, accompanied by a dog
    • going somewhere, having nothing
    • walking stick, knapsack
    • 15C Visconti-Sforza deck, beggar, linked to carnival/saturnalia → 16C fool/jester who speaks truth, but not taken 'seriously'
    • divine foolishness (c.f Rider-Waite)
    • air-headed (c.f bagpipes)
    • musical instrument
    • wearing a cap (mocking royalty/aristocracy)
    • journey
    • naivety
    • greenman, april fool
    • primary, ill-matched colors

plant connections


note: work in progress for PARN. not general reference

major arcana

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