Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Sandy Newton, Syria, Regents Canal, Chicago, Kruger National Park

The greatest warriors, scientists, doctors and astrologers, without exception, have to bow to nature's common law, death.

October 1922,
Lord Meher Baba 2 p431


Blogger grace said...


4:41 AM  
Blogger par.nordstrom said...

"Death, be not proud, though some have called thee
Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so .../
/...One short sleep past, we take eternally,
And Death shall be no more :
Death, thou shalt

( Excerpt from "Death,Be Not Proud", by John Donne. )

For most of us da thought of a Life Eternal, may be even scarier dan da thought of Death itself, tho .A theme dat´s been used in da Arts over & over : " Without the knowledge of our own mortality,life would be...unbearable."
And maybe so , maybe our lives have to be dis constant struggle between Eros & Thanatos./ In beginnin of February,wid spring comin on strong,life´s sweet,howevva. And I´d say it´s safe to bet one´s last dime on Eros !

1:30 PM  

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