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Thinking of My Teacher on a Winter Night

Colder now, the hill slick with ice, walking to the state road ‘neath a half moon, towing a bag of garbage behind me. Thinking of the million roads Lama Norlha walked down, joyfully carrying the weight of all our suffering. A long journey, unceasing prayer, a distant country, all beings. How hard he worked! And for how long... Now with the stars as my witness, across 400 icy miles, the full blessing of his labors Flows into my heart