"An elephant never forgets" <---Miss you Shrike.
The ripples are the point.
One can not give another learning.
Learning is self-effacing.
It is a choice of the learner...they either choose to incorporate or ignore.
Touched timidly for proper perspective.
Stands for many things.
I only recently learned of it's symbolic nature with Eris and have never utilized it in that context.
For me the 'apple' stands for,
Tree of Knowledge.
Also, 'Teachers' were often rumored to be given 'apples'.
Also, 'Golden' apple.
"Follow the Yellow brick Road.
The next evolutionary step.
Hidden in plain sight...When does 'Faith' become KNOWING?