Heart Happy (cathy_edgett) wrote,
Heart Happy
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Suffering begins to dissolve when we can question the belief or the hope that there's anywhere to hide.

    - Pema Chodrun



Look at the Little Penguin, a fairy penguin, at the Sydney Zoo.  Isn't he or she cute?

There is nothing to hide!!    I think now of Bella.  She loves to hide under a blanket, and usually, her tail or more is out, and yet, because she can't see us, she is sure she is hidden and presumably safe.  I think when we recognize there is nowhere to hide, that all is seen and known, certainly by ourselves, and most likely by others, well, then, we live more comfortably within our own hide, or skin, a very permeable membrane of involvement with the world.


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