Good morning, here is a serving of wisdom to supplement your morning coffee. I lifted it bodily from Sonnische. car
I’m not sure when it happened, but I have come to realize:
a) I’m not going to live forever
b) Getting older is okay, despite the obvious changes and challenges
c) I am starting to look like my mother when she got older, and earlier than she did
d) The sixties are definitely NOT the new forties, despite what we hear in the media
e) People don’t like to see you get older, especially your adult children
f) You really ARE what you eat, so choose it carefully (she wrote, scarfing down a vegan scone from Whole Foods)
So for a):
The Five Remembrances of the Buddha*
I am of the nature to grow old.
There is no way to escape growing old.
I am of the nature to have ill-health.
There is no way to escape having ill-health.
I am of the nature to die.
There is no way to escape…
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