It Will Pass….

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A student went to his meditation teacher and said, “My meditation is horrible! I feel so distracted, or my legs ache, or I’m constantly falling asleep. It’s just horrible!”

“It will pass,” the teacher said matter-of-factly.

A week later, the student came back to his teacher. “My meditation is wonderful! I feel so aware, so peaceful, so alive! It’s just wonderful!’

“It will pass,” the teacher replied matter-of-factly.

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About Bushka

Retired! Enjoying the Autumn days of my life. A Joy to do nothing and then rest afterwards.
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12 Responses to It Will Pass….

  1. Nandita says:

    Hahaha. Good one B! Hugs!

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  2. deacongill says:

    Ha ha, how very true! Live in and accept the moment ‘without any irritable striving after reason’ (Keats)!

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  3. Beautiful image, which won’t pass.

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  4. jilldennison says:

    So true! Nothing stays the same for long …

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