Clearly the parable is trying to make the point that your life will crumble if you have an unexamined belief system. However, it's wrong. Believing a lot a fallacies in most cases will not make your life crumble; it will make your life continue as it has been going.
Richard Brodie firstname.lastname@example.org
Author, "Virus of the Mind: The New Science of the Meme" Free newsletter! http://www.brodietech.com/rbrodie/meme.htm