Ching Ch'ing, a Chinese Ch'an master, asked a monk:
-What is the sound outside?
The monk answered:
-That is the sound of rain.
The master said:
-Sentient beings are upside down, they lose themselves in pursuit of things.
My dog is spoiled. One day without a walk and it's, "therapy", on the leash of course... after the new record breaking 13.8 miles on the bike... any less and he stays put, until the sweat dries, naked as I'll be.