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  • gaelman58
    ... Sister Jo: Your Who knows.... is quite ok by me...though I m thinking, with you it might be a statement...and as things happen presently in these
    Message 1 of 7 , Oct 1, 2007
      --- In anthroposophy_tomorrow@yahoogroups.com, Jo Ann Schwartz
      <sr_joanna@...> wrote:
      > --- gaelman58 wrote:
      > > Are you saying, Sister Jo, that from the point of view of
      > > the "incarnating spirit"...it might be more of a question
      > > asked of the prospective parents?...perhaps, "Do you love
      > > me?"...Gman
      > Gaelman, Gaelman, Gaelman....
      > No. I am saying that sometimes the old cliche is correct,
      > and it's not all about you, it's about me (where 'you' is
      > the parents-to-be and 'me' is the incarnating spirit).
      > That was my question after all, "what benefit might an
      > incarnating spirit receive from such a brief dip into
      > incarnation?"
      > That such a brief dip into incarnation may have a negative
      > benefit for the prospective parents may not even enter into
      > the calculation. Or the benefit to the incarnating spirit
      > might be thought to be worth it. Who knows, maybe the
      > parents and the incarnating spirit worked this all out in
      > advance, and the spirits of the prospective parents made a
      > gift of this experience to the spirit of the prospective
      > child-yet-not-a-child-then-and-there.
      > But this brings us into realms of airy-fairy speculation
      > and I don't particularly want to go *there* either. That
      > is why I said this could be carried as an "unanswered
      > question"
      > Alas, I am all out of easy-peasy answers on this one.
      > Musing, who knows what makes sense to us on the other
      > side...
      > JoAnn

      Sister Jo: Your "Who knows...." is quite ok by me...though I'm
      thinking, with you it might be a statement...and as things happen
      presently in these parts...for me, it's a guestion..regards, G.
      > ~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~^~
      > "Life's short and we never have enough time for the hearts of those
      who travel the way with us. O, be swift to love! Make haste to be
      kind." --Henri-Frederic Amiel
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