e g r e g o r e s

"Graciously bestow upon all men felicity, the summit of which is the knowledge of the Gods." [Julian, Oration to the Mother of the Gods]

on retreat …….

when it’s like gnawing on an iron spike, without any flavor, then you must not falter in your intent — when you get like this, after all it’s good news.
[Master Ta Hui (1088-1163), from Swampland Flowers, translated by J.C. Cleary, p. 44]

3 responses to “on retreat …….

  1. Apuleius Platonicus August 11, 2009 at 2:49 pm

    Sigh. Yes it is. And from last Thursday evening until Sunday noon I had the great good fortune to sit in silence amidst that deliciousness.

  2. mamiel August 11, 2009 at 1:19 pm

    Oooh, that place looks delicious…..

  3. Yewtree August 9, 2009 at 2:44 pm

    Excellent blog, nice photos. I've added you to the Pagan theologies blog list.

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