The Dreaded ‘L’ Word
“People, can you feel it?…
Love is everywhere!” – Duane Allman
That’s everywhere. No matter where you are. Without exception.
“The opportunity for brotherhood presents itself every time you meet a human being.”
… or puppy, or plant, or any living thing.
Renewed brotherhood, in essence ~ as yours foolie sees it, anyway ~ is our goal. Also, our very best pathway to the realization of that goal.
How powerful a tool does that make it in our kit of prospective attitudes and actions?
Read on, fellow sojourners of truth…
“There is no limit to the power of loving.”
“Love is a force more formidable than any other…
… It is invisible ~ it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.” – Barbara de Angelis.
“I believe in the compelling power of love. I do not understand it. I believe it to be the most fragrant blossom of all this thorny existence.”
Or, in the words of Ben Hecht:
“Love is the magician that pulls man out of his own hat.”
How do we make it work in this moment, though?
Nothing could be simpler…
“All mankind love a lover.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
That being the case, then:
“The only way to have a friend is to be one.” (Same wise guy)
So, how is it that friends behave toward one another?
Betta start anotha page fa dis one, ya?…
“Love… it surrounds every being and extends slowly to embrace all that shall be.”