According to the most ancient conceptions from the early civilizations of the Middle Eastlight and darkness are experienced in rhythmical alternation and hence as being contingent on each other. Darkness is the mysterious, impenetrable ground and source of light; and light becomes associated with creation. It grants and is therefore a symbol for the primal conditions of life: In the course of the history of ideas, however, another concept was developed, in which darkness is an outcome of failure within the creational process.
Dress[ edit ] White often represents purity or innocence in Western culture,  particularly as white clothing or objects can be stained easily.
In most Western countries white is the color worn by brides at weddings. Angels are typically depicted as clothed in white robes. In many Hollywood Westernsbad cowboys wear black hats while the good ones wear white. Melodrama villains are dressed in black and heroines in white dresses.
This can be reversed as a deliberate play on conventions, by having the evil character dress in white, as a symbol of their hypocrisy or arrogance. For example, Don Fanucci in The Godfather, Part II is an evil character, but wears an expensive all-white suit as a sign of his esteem, power and prestige.
Sometimes protagonists can wear black too, as in Return of the Jediwherein Luke Skywalker wears black during the final battle. In computer securitya black hat is an attacker with evil intentions, while a white hat bears no such ill will.
This is derived from the Western movie convention. Magic[ edit ] Healing or "good" paranormal magic is called White magic. Black magic is a destructive or evil form of magic.Jan 18, · A human body gradually reconstructs itself as its various component parts crowd themselves into a small room and eventually, after much experimentation, sort /10(K).
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New Living Translation The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness can never extinguish it. English Standard Version The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. Berean Study Bible. The Only Light in the Darkness is the nineteenth episode of the first season of the television series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D..
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