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Footprints in the Windsm # 1851–Measure the intensity of your astonishment

Footprints in the Windsm # 1851

You can measure the quality of your eldering by the intensity of your astonishment. Grandchildren should leave you thunderstruck! Wisdom is unknowing. Not not knowing, but letting loose of what you knew to swim in mystery. Outcomes uncertain: venture!


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Fermenting

Fermentation we are told is controlled rotting. What a good metaphor for aging: we are fermenting, bringing out the sour and allowing the life to burgeon within.

So this seems to me uplifting. We are like wine and beer and cheese, having a similar process, life. Life!

:- Doug.

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Think, feel, be real

I want you to think
I want you to feel
I want you to be real

:- Doug.

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The cure for youth

Age is the cure for youth. Maturity is the cure for immaturity.

:- Doug.

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Hints, kisses, sings

Spirit
hints, kisses, sings
whispers

:- Doug.

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Move beyond the fact

Move
Move beyond the fact to the
Poetry

:- Doug.

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