btw, back then in school I was teased and nicknamed, sometimes also attacked for being 'such a philosopher',
I didn't care much, took it as a compliment though it wasn't meant to be (I remember well a special girl)
Now I found out (some 50 years later LOL) that, more precisely,
I belong to the circle of Natural Philosopers as well
Welcome to the NPC, Natural Philosophers Club!