When Gensha Shibi, a Chinese Zen master, and a general
were eating cakes together,
the general asked:
- What is it that's used everyday but not known?
The master handed a piece of cake to the general and said:
- Eat this...
Being by myself I do not talk and most of the time is spent listening to the sound of silence where everything once covered up by words now takes form and gets attention so that freedom now abides in everything once lost.