I’m seventy seven and in ill health. This affected my posture in meditation until I changed it. I then realised that my apparent reluctance to alter my position had been due to pride; having sat with a straight unsupported back, I was the ‘real deal’.
How my life has brought me to this point and further develops, I contemplate and meet with deep gratitude and utter bemusement!
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