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Bette A. Stevens:

A perfect post to ponder at year’s end. ~ Bette A. Stevens

Originally posted on Sacred Touches:


How good it is to center down!  To sit quietly and see one’s self pass by!  The streets of our mind seethe with endless traffic; our spirits resound with clashings, with noisy silences, while something deep within hungers and thirsts for the still moment and the resting lull.  We look at ourselves in this waiting moment–the kinds of people we are.  The questions persist; what are we doing with our lives? What is the end of our doings?  Where is my treasure?  As we listen, floating up through all the jangling echoes of our turbulence, there is a sound of another kind–a deeper note which only the stillness of the heart makes clear.  It moves directly to the core of our being.  Our questions are answered, our spirits are refreshed, and we move back into the traffic of our daily rounds with the peace of the Eternal in our step. …

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Comments on: "232. Adopt the pace of nature:  her secret is patience.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson" (2)

  1. Thanks so much, sweet Bette, for the reblog. I pray you have a great week. Blessings, Natalie :)

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