A monk asked the Chinese Ch'an master Chien Paling:
-What is the difference between the meaning of the Sutras and that of the Patriarch?
The master replied:
-When it is cold, hen would go up on a tree and duck down to water.
Daddy long leg spider is the first living thing I see after getting up this morning, sitting on the hallway window on the outside, between you and me, us and them, now and then, before time's answer... Zen.