Heart Happy (cathy_edgett) wrote,
Heart Happy
cathy_edgett

Letting go -

The anxious student asked the Zen master how long to enlightenment. The Zen Master answered a long time, at least 10 years. The student said, "Well I will work twice as hard." The Zen master said, "Then it will take 20 years." "No!" said the committed student, "I will work three times as hard." "Well then," said the Zen master, "it will take 30 years."

And so, it is. Today, I sink into a smile, and hope that is enough, for now.
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