To our antiquarian interest in poor Jocelin and his Convent, where the whole aspect of existence, the whole dialect, of thought, of speech, of activity, is so obsolete, strange, long-vanished, there now superadds itself a mild glow of human interest for Abbot Samson […]
2007, Lex Newman The Cambridge companion to Locke's "Essay concerning human understanding"
Locke's claim that God may superadd to matter a faculty of thinking allows us to usefully relabel our problem. . .