Within

WITHIN

Deeply enough within
We are one another

When we harm another
We harm ourselves

Through acknowledging this truth
And acting from that understanding

If there is still a wish to harm
Then the only question is

Why should I feel
I want to hurt myself?

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About Ben Naga

Pilgrim on the lam. Please feel free to explore the links to learn more. I trust you will find some things there will have been worth the effort. See you there.

Posted on October 27, 2014, in Prose With Pretensions and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 12 Comments.

  1. This should be required reading the first day of school in every grade.

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  2. Because I suffer from borderline personality disorder. 😉

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  3. The ancients knew this, as do modern day mystics. If only it were common knowledge. We should “know” it in our cells – but we’re too “distracted”, alas….

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