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Old 05-18-2007, 01:53 PM   #35
Erick Mead
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Re: Parsing ai ki do

Dan Botari wrote:
Do you view "the universe" as a separate entity from yourself? Your comment seems to suggest that if we are "passively receptive" the answers will come to us with no work needed no introspection or thought, "the universe" will just drop the answer into your head "one day".
Jennifer Smith wrote: View Post
If the universe were entirely coincident with myself -- I would never be surprised. It is neither coincident nor non-coincident. So, my answer to the koan is a little different from yours:



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