If I know myself as I Am that I Am, the possibility that I will hold myself in contempt is extinguished.
My body, my property, my relationships.
My, my, my.
No man is a hero who has not completed a course in hardship.
So then, today I have been given a headache. My job is to be the best there ever was at having a headache.
We see nakedly when we see without thinking about what we are seeing, when there’s no screen of mentation separating seer from seen, when for a moment the subject/object split is healed. Babies and other new life forms see nakedly. First, their faces open as if they are seeing something miraculous. Then they smile. If the new life form is a puppy, it licks our faces with a giddy avidity. They are thrilled, I tell you. Thrilled.