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A song…

I heard a song, a morning as I walked…
It came on as I passed…a song from far away, about a lost love. At least so I imagined,
I didn’t understand the words,
only the melody.
But in the low notes I could hear the loss one had suffered.. And in the
high notes understood too that it was a song about
something that could never be.
I had not wept in years.
But I did, there and then, on the side of a dusty street,
surrounded by strangers.
The melody stayed with me for years….

   ~ ` ~ (adapted from The memory of love, by Aminatta Forna)




 Memories of our childhood

                  are like images painted on

                        a wet canvas, they merge

                             until they lose all shape,

                      often remaining only as


                                                     ~ ` ~  Brian Mynott






 Eventually , all things

                        merge into one,

                         and a river runs through it


                                            ~ ` ~    Norman Maclean






 In greatness,

                   life and death


                                              ~ ` ~   Dejan Stojanovic








Surrender is the

                ultimate technique

                          to merge with


                                                 ~ ` ~ Paramahamsa Nithyananda








  Thought that can merge

                                       wholly into feeling,

                               feeling that can merge

                     wholly into thought-

                            these are the artist’s highest joy

                                                         ~ ` ~   Thomas Mann







 I merged so completely with


                                             and was so fused

                                              that I became


                                     and love became


–                                                  ~ ` ~   Rumi






      Learn to be in the present,

                    withdraw your energy from

                            the past . Don’t waste your

                        time in Memories , what is


                          gone is gone__say goodbye

                                        to it & close the chapter.


                                                                                        ~~~    Osho


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                  Do no dwell in the past,

                                      do not dream of the future,


                                                          concentrate the mind on

                                             the present moment..


                                                                                      ~~~~ Buddha


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                          Don’t let yesterday use up too much


                                                                                                of today.


                                                                                                    ~~~  Cherokee Indian Proverb


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                                   In the carriages of the past 


                                                  you can’t go anywhere.. 


                                                                              ~~~ Maxim Gorky


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                             The living moment


                                                 is everything


                                                                                 ~~ D. H . Lawrence


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                         Its not what if…

                                                               It’s what now 


                                                                                         ~~~ unknown


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                                  what you are is what you have been.

                                                What you’ll be is what you do now.


                                                                                                            ~~~ Buddha


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