--- In email@example.com
, "Jeff Belyea"
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, medit8ionsociety
> <no_reply@y...> wrote:
> > If Wile E Coyote had enough money to buy all
> > that Acme crap, why didn't he just buy dinner?
> That which eludes us and
> seems to stay just out of
> our grasp, holds an incredible
> fascination and attraction.
> The anticipation (fanciful
> notion) that we will one day
> prevail and actually capture
> that elusive something gives
> life a certain purpose...albeit
> a superficial one. Yet, it
> is such an appealing counterfeit,
> this dream of success, that it
> can displace success itself,
> and become a lifelong quest.
> It is the thrill of the hunt,
> the pressing journey of the
> aspirant, that can be so
> captivating that the "seeker"
> refuses to ever totally give
> up the hunt for the prize...
> and yet seems to be so fervently
> bent on finally reaching the
> summit, bagging the bird,
> gnawing on nirvana.
> The aspirants bemoan the
> fact that they have searched
> for so long, and yet...
> they seem to play a part
> in sabotaging the hunt.
> It is the ego that has
> them stuck. It's a favorite
> wile of the coyote to
> double-back on its prey.
> In this case, Wile E has
> double-backed on himself.
> To actually catch and devour
> that bird would end his
> treasured identity of a
> fervent seeker, and he
> (the metaphorical seeker)
> is not sure that the prize
> will be as good as the
> heart-pounding adventure
> of the chase.
> The snare of the fowler.
> A blind-side blitz.
> PS: Tampa is 4-0...you know.
This is really a brilliant in-sight
into how to look at all of life. The
message is always presenting itself,
and it need not be found just in such
traditional wisdom resources as Mullah
Nasrudin or Roadrunner tales. You have
here well demonstrated what an ongoing
conscious of the cosmic consiousness
can witness and then share with (there
"really" are no) others. Thanks!
Peace and blessings,
PS: The Eagles are now 3 and 1 and looking
invincible (physical vincibility not up for