Hi Edgar-

That's really interesting... We have a similar tone to out poetry, we
have polish ancestors, maybe we are long-lost cousins and just don't
know it. <grin>

I completely agree with you about emotional damage and attachment.

Margie (roloro1557)


--- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Edgar Owen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>
> Hi Margie,
> 
> Yes, I'd agree with you on most all your points. BTW my grandfather  
> was a Polish immigrant who escaped Poland hiding in a hay wagon so we  
> have some similar ancestry. As to the 'emotional damage' from sex I  
> would note that Zen tells us that most so called 'emotional damage'  
> is simply our own inability to escape attachments, not something  
> actually 'caused' by external events. Letting all that kind of stuff  
> go is essential on the path to pure untroubled consciousness.
> 
> Best,
> Edgar





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