The Mayas said “In Lakesh” to greet each other, which means “You are me”.
If a therapist asked you what bothers you about your spouse, you could only talk about what bothers you about yourself, because you wouldn’t be able to see the rest.
Thich Nhat Hahn said: “If I hit my left hand with my right one when I’m hammering in a nail, I won’t hit my right hand to avenge my left one! I will care for my left hand with my right one as both my hands belong to my body.”
He suggests that we behave as if we all belong to the same body, as if each of us was a drop in the ocean.
Because we are!
I wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year with this message of love and look forward to seeing you in 2021!