One day, Chang-sha Ching-tsen (d. 868), one of the well-known Chinese Ch'an masters, wandered in the mountain. When he was back just at the gate of the temple, the head monk asked him:
-Where have you been, Sir?
Posted on Nov.10.2008 @ 06:17AM EDTby9999999
after noticing how much i groom my reflection in the eyes of others, i realized it was not me who was grooming a reflection in the eyes of others--but egoic patterns and unchecked motives running themselves out~
the things that hit home are hard to admit and this one was a toughy