See how the student attempts to unravel the mystery of the master's first statement by the classic method of asking questions. A method which travelled from the Orient, and was later picked up by Greek philosophers.
We are waiting for the Master's next development on the initial Zen riddle, but instead we get Jackie, the breathless seeker after truth, trying to sweep aside the argument from general principles and trying to diver the Master into the details.
A classic method of building up the tension. When will the Master return to his contemplation of this wonderful riddle and help us to see through his enlightened eyes?