To his left, her brother, Howard walked in reflective silence.
The dark eyes wandered over her face in reflective silence.
That is to be found in a guiding and illumining reflective activity.
And here the question arises - Can we vindicate in a reflective or mediate process this spontaneous apprehension of reality?
Locke says that our " ideas " all come, either from the five senses or from reflective consciousness; and he proposes to show that even those concerned with the Infinite depend at last on one or other of these two sources: our " complex ideas " are all made up of " simple ideas," either from without or from within.