That aching gap

mask-authenticity-portrait

I am still beset
by the same old lusts
and ego and emotions,
the endless nagging details and irritations –
that aching gap between
what I know and what I am.

~ Peter Matthiessen, The Snow Leopard


Source: Schonwieder

Comments

  1. The eternal dichotomy

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  2. Oh the struggle!

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  3. Hopefully, the gap is getting smaller.

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  4. Breathe and relax into it …. 😎

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  5. Love this David! ❤
    Diana xo

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  6. the eternal struggle

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