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vertical line Posted on Feb.12.2007 @ 04:59AM EDT by zen-zen
There is nothing special so why stress it? Nothing special!
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Reply from ______
Feb.12.2007
05:16AM EDT 
vertical line That's special precisely because it's not special. Life is a forever arising, 'hu' - the sound of God, 'man' - form - the sound of God in form, that's what's special.
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Reply from ______
Feb.12.2007
05:19AM EDT 
vertical line Oh and chickens and hedgehogs and rats and flies and all the sound gifts to the world in between - they're special too.
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Feb.12.2007
05:33AM EDT 
vertical line Coming in threes. It ain't why but here it is - 'nothing' is something. That's emptiness - a something.
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Reply from lehish
Feb.12.2007
06:08AM EDT 
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rustic on roll...hehe ;)

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Reply from lehish
Feb.12.2007
06:11AM EDT 
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vertical line hehehehehehehehehe
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Reply from ZenTurtle
Feb.12.2007
06:16AM EDT 
vertical line There is Special Relativity.
And I stress it because it directly concerns my physics grade.
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Reply from Woodsman
Feb.12.2007
12:12PM EDT 
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vertical line I'm spatial, for a guy.
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