Simultaneous translation

At the television studio in Germany, they put a little transmitter inside my ear so that I could get a simultaneous English translation of what the interviewer was saying.

It was very confusing because I could hear the interviewer talking in German, and at the same moment I was hearing the English translation.

So in one ear I was hearing German and in the other ear I was trying to listen to English. The English and German were coming together - one word from this side and one word from that side.

It was very difficult to understand!

— 8 October 1988

Sri Chinmoy, The world-experience-tree-climber, part 7.First published by Agni Press in 1994.

This is the 967th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.

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