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  One day Yao-shan Wei-yen (750-834), one of the well-known Chinese Ch'an master,
was asked by the host of the monastery to give his sermon to the assembly who
for a long while was expecting his teaching. Yao-shan said: "Strike the bell."

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vertical line Posted on Jul.19.2008 @ 10:25PM EDT by IZIZIZ
I bob up and down in the sea, catching my breath, clinging to my life. I can’t breath if I surrender and go under. I will die. I wont be here any more. I will be sadly missed. I have to hold on…………………….
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Reply from 9999999
Jul.19.2008
11:01PM EDT 
Email 9999999
vertical line adios amigo
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Reply from ______
Jul.20.2008
08:06AM EDT 
vertical line Get up in the morning, slaving for bread, sir,
so that every mouth can be fed.
Poor me, the Israelite. Aah.

Get up in the morning, slaving for bread, sir,
So that every mouth can be fed.
Poor me, the Israelite. Aah.

My wife and my kids, they are packed up and leave me.
Darling, she said, I was yours to be seen.
Poor me, the Israelite. Aah.

Shirt them a-tear up, trousers are gone.
I don't want to end up like Bonnie and Clyde.
Poor me, the Israelite. Aah.

After a storm there must be a calm.
They catch me in the farm. You sound the alarm.
Poor me, the Israelite. Aah.

Poor me, the Israelite.
I wonder who I'm working for.
Poor me, Israelite,
I look a-down and out, sir.

~Desmond Dekker & Leslie Kong
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Reply from IZIZIZ
Jul.24.2008
09:27AM EDT 
vertical line Should I let go?
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Reply from ______
Jul.24.2008
09:58AM EDT 
vertical line Who cares?
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Reply from Woodsman
Jul.24.2008
12:01PM EDT 
Email Woodsman
vertical line Just sit first.
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