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.
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!