What’s Your Unpretentious Best?
do you come from? That’s the central question
posed by the Tao Te Ching.
ashes-to-ashes, dust-to-dust, where are you in
read once that a famous Hollywood director instructed
his dry cleaner to return his
suits clean and rumpled.
that a contrivance? Yes, I suppose, but I sure like
to wait till we’re on our death-beds to ask if we’ve
been real to people closest to
us, with imploring eyes,
of where you are in life? That’s OK, if you’ll take
time to remember your close
calls. They might have gone
be grateful at all times. That will deliver you.
© 2012 Allan Cox,
Allan Cox & Associates Inc. All Rights Reserved.
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