Conversation with Husserl, 28/8/31
Husserl began by asking me if I had any questions, to which I answered that I had recently been attempting to get a general idea of phenomenology, and that I was feeling it very difficult to know where to begin, as everything which came later seemed to have a bearing on what had gone before.
Cairns Dorion (1976). Conversations with Husserl and Fink, Nijhoff, Den Haag.
Cairns Dorion (1976). Conversation with Husserl, 28/8/31, in Conversations with Husserl and Fink, Den Haag, Nijhoff, pp. 27-28.