Half-slumber

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  • Florentia52

    Modwoman in the attic
    English - United States
    Please provide the complete sentence in which you found this, as well as the context, so we have a specific example to discuss.
     

    mrek

    Senior Member
    spanish
    here is the context:
    " it is the function of the prophet to show reality, to show alternatives to protest; it his function to call loudly, to awake man from his contemporary half-slumber.
    "Prophet and Priests" by Erich Fromm
     

    mrek

    Senior Member
    spanish
    I looked at the definition of "slumber" before; I think it means something between sleeping and waking.
     
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