Stay centered by sitting calmly in the middle of change; accepting success and failure, pleasure and pain, trust and betrayal, knowing that all things come and go in good time. As Chuang Tzu said, “Flow with whatever may happen and let your mind be free. Stay centered by accepting whatever you are doing. This is the ultimate.”
Under the water the world was so much different. There was no up or down, no left or right. There was only the pull of the currents that guided you, the steady tug of a flowing stream. All you had to decide was whether or not you would follow.
1.....Time hadn't been back here for some years. The place echoed of memories buried and forgotten that were unable to break the surface of life because of their porous decay. He and the house reeked of tragedy beyond their control.