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Table of Contents
|Shivas Irons||p. 3|
|A Footnote Regarding His Name||p. 11|
|Golf in the Kingdom||p. 13|
|Singing The Praises of Golf||p. 36|
|Seamus Macduff's Baffing Spoon||p. 72|
|We are All Kites in That Wind||p. 96|
|The Game's Hidden But Accessible Meaning||p. 133|
|Golf as a Journey||p. 133|
|The Whiteness of the Ball||p. 135|
|The Mystery of the Hole||p. 137|
|Replacing the Divot||p. 139|
|A Game for the Multiple Amphibian||p. 140|
|Of a Golf Shot cm the Moon||p. 142|
|The Inner Body||p. 144|
|As Experience||p. 144|
|As Fact||p. 148|
|As Luminous Body||p. 149|
|Some Notes on True Gravity||p. 152|
|Occult Backlash||p. 156|
|A Golfer's Zodiac||p. 160|
|Hogan and Fleck in the 1955 U.S. Open||p. 162|
|A Hamartiology of Golf||p. 164|
|How the Swing Reflects the Soul||p. 164|
|The Rules of the Game (And How They are Related to Fairy Dust)||p. 168|
|On Keeping Score (How Shivas Irons helped the British Empire dwindle)||p. 172|
|The Pleasures of Practice||p. 174|
|Keeping Your Inner Eye on the Ball||p. 176|
|Becoming One Sense Organ||p. 180|
|The Value of Negative Thoughts (Turning the evil urge toward God)||p. 181|
|On Breakthroughs (The greatest breakthrough is taking forever)||p. 185|
|Against Our Ever Getting Better||p. 185|
|The Game Is Meant for Walkin'||p. 186|
|Visualizing the Ball's Flight: How Images Become Irresistible Paths||p. 187|
|Shivas Irons' History of the Western World (With some predictions regarding full flight in true gravity, the luminous body, knowledge of the cracks in space-time, and universal transparency)||p. 190|
|The Crooked Golden River||p. 193|
|A List of People Who Knew||p. 193|
|The Higher Self||p. 195|
|Relativity and the Fertile Void||p. 198|
|Universal Transparency and a Solid Place to Swing from||p. 200|
|Humans Have Two Sides, or Dualism is All Right (The psychology of left and right, the myth of the fall, and die need to collapse)||p. 202|
|His Ideal (The twentieth century is a koan, but that is a very good thing; from a chameleon on a tartan plaid to life in the contemplative one)||p. 207|
|The Dance of Shiva||p. 211|
|Afterword: Spring 1997, the Sublime and Uncanny in Golf||p. 214|
|Reflections on the Rules of Golf||p. 218|
|A Bibliography for the Reconstructed Golfer||p. 221|
|The Shivas Irons Society||p. 223|
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