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September 09, 2010


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These blogs have been overwhelming in their simplicity.
In "Golf In The Kingdom" the caddie tells the golfer "You think to much, and you try to hard".


I guess Yoda was wrong then!

("Try not. Do, or do not. There is no try.")

doug rogers

Zen is trying.


Thanks Barry

Barry Briggs

Thanks, everyone!

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