The difficulty, then, is how fax we are ourselves the objects of our senses.
Jordan raised his head and stared over the fax sheet at Clements.
It is to be connected, it would seem, etymologically with fax, 'a torch'.
May we not say in mythology as in literature, Fax mentis incendium gloria?
Fax mentis honest gloria—Glory is the torch of an honourable mind.
Fax mentis incendium glori—The flame of glory is the torch of the mind.
Fax is the general expression for any sort of torch; tda is a natural pine torch; funale, an artificial wax-torch.