A soldier came to Hakuin and asked "Is there really a paradise and a hell?"
"Who are you?" inquired Hakuin.
"I am a samurai," the warrior replied.
"You, a samurai!" exclaimed Hakuin. "What kind of ruler would have you as his guard?...
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