Trail your hand or your finger along the surface of the water
Watch the ripples bend the grasses and reeds
Immerse yourself in seeing their intermingled reflections dance
Kitty, my sister-in-law said, “when you die, you’ll be the last to know”.
Kitty’s daughter says you die with the same spirit, defiance and life force as you had when you lived
In that case, dying for me won’t be as easy as flipping a switch. As much as I dislike what it happening, I have a warrior’s spirit and peace doesn’t come easy.
No wonder I’ve studied Aikido for over 40 years. I’m still learning how to peacefully resolve conflicts.