John Ellis Mctaggart

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As I found myself reading interpretations of John Ellis McTaggart’s most famous essay about time being an illusion, I realized that what he was saying made a lot of sense to me. “Time is unreal,” said Mr. McTaggart In this essay (McTaggart, par.3). Our whole lives are surrounded by this idea of time. Everything we do revolves around time. Some people like Mr. McTaggart and I would argue that time is an illusion. Maybe others disagree with this statement and that is why my goal for this text, is to persuade my readers to believe that time is as we say it is: an illusion. I will provide my readers with definitions, arguments proving my thesis and some counter arguments some readers may have.

To begin, according to the Oxford English Dictionary,
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