Watch verbs - it's not that we are mistaken in perceiving the connections between brain and body and any resulting notions of mind - but maybe we don't intuit the manner of the exchange - the action/intention of it, and because of this don't grasp the function of it.
If the brain behaves more like skin, and muscle-sheathing fascia - or best yet - fat - what a lovely thought. Not controlling and determining. Containing and nourishing. Pillowing in imagination. Egg yolk brain. The brain and skin arise from the same layer of proto-flesh in a developing fetus.
This week's rite cops a title from Joni Mitchell, and the music is C.P.E Bach, Concert for Cello and Harpsichord, Allegretto assai.