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November 25, 2008


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I try.


no I try...


Good morning Barry.


Wonderful post, thank you, Barry. I publish quite similar post today about practice in my blog, quoting Nishijima Roshi.

Yes, day after day, just sitting and practicing in daily life, being ordinary, nothing special.

Thank you once again.

With palms together,

Barry Briggs

Jordan - you could get a job with the Rolling Stones (I can't get no satisfaction)!

Hi Uku - thanks for your comment - I'll check out the post on The Possible Way - of course!


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