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  • diana_53231
    ... Thank you for sharing this, Max. I too a moth, tears to read this. diana
    Message 1 of 2 , May 26, 2003
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      --- In meditationsocietyofamerica@yahoogroups.com, "maxbrn2002"
      <maxbrn2002@y...> wrote:
      > It has struck me as appropriate to offer
      > this here, now. And Blue has given permisson
      > for me to do so:
      >
      >
      > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      > Blue's question to Wayne Liquorman:
      >
      >
      > Hello there....
      >
      > I have a question for Wayne, and I'm hoping
      > you can either forward it to him, or perhaps
      > tell me where I might write him.
      >
      >
      > The question is as follows:
      >
      >
      > I read earlier today part of your bio, Wayne,
      > in which you tell of your early days with
      > Ramesh, and you share the poem you wrote
      > about him. In your poem I was deeply moved
      > by the words,
      >
      > Flitting about You
      > With all the volition
      > Of a moth at a flame
      >
      > Wondering...
      > Afraid...
      > Secretly hoping....
      > That this 'me' will get too close
      > And immolate.
      >
      >
      > It mirrors my own experience
      > of 'guru'.
      >
      >
      > I shared this poem with some others, and
      > one woman, who acted like she knew you,
      >
      > said that your Enlightenment had nothing
      > to do with Ramesh, whatsoever. She said
      > you had left him because you saw yourself
      > wasting your time? And that it was later,
      > after you had separated from Ramesh, that
      > you came to Understanding after a breakup
      > with a girl friend?
      >
      > BTW, it was Judi Rhodes who told me to
      > write and ask you about it.....perhaps you know
      > her?
      >
      > And so, in this context, Wayne, what would you
      > say to someone who finds themselves in the
      > same position you were in your early years with
      > Ramesh? Would you tell them not to bother
      > spending time "getting their spiritual rocks off",
      >
      > or encourage them to experience that little bit
      > of 'heaven'.....there in Ramesh's home.....like
      > you did?
      >
      >
      > Thank you, in advance, for any attention you
      > may give these questions.
      >
      > And if you do send a reply, would you please
      > indicate whether or not I could share that reply
      > with others?
      >
      > Thanks again,
      > Blue
      >
      > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      >
      >
      > Wayne <wayne@a...> wrote:
      >
      > Hello my love....
      >
      > A moth need not be advised about what to do.
      >
      > And as a moth I never left Ramesh's flame.
      >
      > You are welcome to share this with anyone.
      >
      > Love,
      > Wayne
      >
      > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      >
      >
      > Blue replies to Wayne:
      >
      > Tears are falling like crazy.
      >
      > Such a crumbling away inside.
      >
      > Without feeling the need to explain
      > any of this to you,
      >
      > I simply offer "thank you".
      >
      > love,
      > Blue
      >
      > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      >
      > Blue shares with me this morning:
      >
      > It's as if the entire foundation upon which
      > my life (and identity) have been built has
      > been ripped out. A life story and identity
      > built upon being told what to do, how to
      > do it, and then reacting to all of that.
      >
      > For some reason, it's as if, all of a sudden,
      > it's all wiped away.
      >
      > And I'm free to just be a 'moth' again....
      > following it's true nature. The inner
      > divisiveness - and struggle - has melted
      > away. Sure there's still a 'me' sense,
      > but it's no longer divided. This is so
      > tremendous.
      >
      > Blue

      Thank you for sharing this, Max.

      I too a moth, tears to read this.

      diana
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