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The Gift Of Rebirth

26 Aug
August 26, 2013

Appreciating the Gift of Rebirth with Amyra Mah

“Where is the fountain that throws out these flowers in such a ceaseless outbreak of ecstasy?” – Tagore

One afternoon about a month ago, I looked outside my house after the gardeners had finished cutting the grass and was shocked to see that they had chopped off plenty of healthy plants.  The tall plants in the middle of an open area, a number of short palm trees, the lush shrubs around the front of my house protecting my privacy… some of these plants I’d loved so much that I knew their individual leaves… they laid on the ground in piles waiting to be collected and disposed of.  I took in the massacre before my eyes.

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