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 Dec.21.2012 @ 03:23PM EDTbynibble
As this finally is 21 December 2012 I guess it is nothing more to do than eat all leftover food and use the rest of the evening for repent and prayer. So long, it`s been swell and thanks for all the fish!