important reading is but often theythemselves don’t have a grasp on what literature of science is.
“We murder todissect” this quote might explain how we tend to kill something to find out thetruth about it. Like a piece of writing we summarize it and break it down to understandwhat the true meaning of it actually is. And in a way Cooper dissecting humanbodies was his way of truly understand how human bodies work. Human beings whowork as a chemist or mathematician or in any form of science will understandthe difficulties and disgusts that they might have had to struggle with willknow how this feel.Bruin describes Cooper “on a ward round aslike a florist tending to his flowerbeds.” Like the author says we have toalways admire the beauty and the utility of those forms in the construction ofthe body in which the imagination of human would lead them. To see heaven inthe pursuit of science is crucial because you need to enjoy it just as well toperform it the right way. Cooper started with digging up his own bodies topeople doing it for him.
Burch tells us how Cooper operated on humans withoutany anesthetic or painkillers and even though morphine and alcohol were availablehe believed that not utilizing them reduced their chances of survival. Coopermade a name for himself. In the anatomical world cooper found beauty, in his experiments involving animals he builthis knowledge and skills and found somewhat of a weird pleasure and found joy inpracticing surgery.