Wednesday, 15 July 2015

The Precious Present


The Tibetans have a saying;

You will have to stand for a very long time 
with your mouth wide open
before a roasted partridge will fly into it...


It is a rather droll way of expressing high levels of improbability, but nevertheless useful, in reminding us that some things that we may pine and hope for are simply
'unrealistic.'


The fact is that we could stand outside 'forever,' with our mouths agape and there is no way in the world that a 'roasted partridge' will ever fly in!

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