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  When Yang-shan Hui-chi (807-883), as a young monk, paid a visit to the Ch'an master
Hsing-k'ung, there was a monk who asked Hsing-k'ung:
-What is the meaning of the Patriarch's coming from the West?
Hsing-k'ung replied:
-Suppose... continue...

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→→→→ vertical line TOPIC: TO MR. WOODSMAN
vertical line Posted on Mar.08.2009 @ 09:38PM EDT by chontri
Reply from Woodsman
Mar.06.2009
05:37PM EDT 
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Reply from Woodsman
Mar.06.2009
06:54PM EDT 
vertical line Where's my poem critique? Chon tri? Just say, "yes." And then, "no." I'll know what ya mean.
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Reply from chontri
Mar.06.2009
06:59PM EDT 
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Quote: "Where's my poem critique? Chon tri? Just say, "yes." And then, "no." I'll know what ya mean. "
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Goodnight, Mr. Woodsman.

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Reply from chontri
Mar.07.2009
05:15AM EDT 
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Quote: "Blue light
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You sounded like a poet, not a monk.

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Reply from Woodsman
Mar.07.2009
10:25AM EDT 
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You sounded like a poet, not a monk.

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It doesn't matter what you say I am, monk or not, or nut, I still will feed the squirrels. So, open up.

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Reply from chontri
Mar.08.2009
09:41PM EDT 
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If "it doesn't matter..." to you, why did you ask?
Nothing is closed, what needs to be opened?

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Reply from Woodsman
Mar.08.2009
09:45PM EDT 
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If "it doesn't matter..." to you, why did you ask?
Nothing is closed, what needs to be opened?

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I don't know if there is an answer in words. I mean, quickly, I could give one, as if it nourished or fed your curiosity, but it seems like so little, like the small act of feeding the squirrels.
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Reply from chontri
Mar.08.2009
09:55PM EDT 
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If "it doesn't matter..." to you, why did you ask?
Nothing is closed, what needs to be opened?

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I don't know if there is an answer in words. I mean, quickly, I could give one, as if it nourished or fed your curiosity, but it seems like so little, like the small act of feeding the squirrels.
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I don't know if there is an answer in words. I mean, quickly, I could give one, as if it nourished or fed your curiosity, but it seems like so little, like the small act of feeding the squirrels.
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If it were ChonTri, he would just go feeding the squirrels.

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Reply from Woodsman
Mar.08.2009
09:59PM EDT 
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If "it doesn't matter..." to you, why did you ask?
Nothing is closed, what needs to be opened?

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I don't know if there is an answer in words. I mean, quickly, I could give one, as if it nourished or fed your curiosity, but it seems like so little, like the small act of feeding the squirrels.
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I don't know if there is an answer in words. I mean, quickly, I could give one, as if it nourished or fed your curiosity, but it seems like so little, like the small act of feeding the squirrels.
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If it were ChonTri, he would just go feeding the squirrels.

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It's snowing and night now. And the squirrels are fed, fat and sleeping.
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Reply from chontri
Mar.08.2009
10:10PM EDT 
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It was about the squirrels.

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Reply from 9999999
Mar.09.2009
01:32AM EDT 
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