If you were an octopus, would you view the world from eight different points of view? Nine?
The problem: common language.
The Solution: 'Visible Language'?
They can also, because they're soft-bodied, fold and unfold and reveal and conceal, very rapidly, different parts of their body. So they're capable of a visual dance of communication.
(Terence McKenna in 'Visible Language and Virtual Reality')