And then I feel the sun itself…

And then I feel the sun itself
as it blazes over the hills,
like a million flowers on fire —
clearly I’m not needed,
yet I feel myself turning
into something of inexplicable value.

— Mary Oliver, ”The Buddha’s Last Instruction,” from House of Light.


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  1. Love you Mary 💚💚👏👏👏

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  2. Beautiful capture DK 👏👏

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  3. We’re all a part of it

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  4. thanks for this!

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  5. Ahhh Mary, somehow, some way, you always nail it…💕

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  6. WLS – the sun rises and affirms us…

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  7. So beautiful DK and Mary 💖

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  8. Ah-h Mary would love this photo…or being there with you right then as the sun came up!

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  9. Those first warming rays feel so good!

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  10. Reblogged this on It Is What It Is and commented:
    The sun! … ” I feel myself turning into something of inexplicable value. – Mary Oliver, ”The Buddha’s Last Instruction,” – from House of Light.

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  11. This is gorgeous!! Thank you.

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  12. Christie says:

    Your Photo and Mary’s words…such a gift…

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