So we just hold on fast Acknowledge the past as lessons exquisitely crafted painstakingly drafted to carve as instruments that play the music of life for we don't realize our faith in the prize unless it's been somehow elusive How simply we choose it the sacred simplicity of you at my side vienna teng -- Eric's song
my legs are sore, twisted my ankle and scrapped my knee. But it was one of the best days in a long time 🙂
It was a day of exploration and a day of discovery. I made it to the Apple Store and then walked around different places. I didn't have a plan so the walk was unconstrained by time and expectations. I went from almost breaking my neck to museums to homeless world soccer cup.
The more I walked the more I wanted to stay. The more I walked and saw the builldings around me the more I wanted to stay and explore further. I may still do it... my body is back in the US but my mind and my spirit are still wishing they could have stayed.
The reflections and meditations will continue for a few more weeks. It's impossible not to. But even if it was, the perspective I've gained from my week in Amsterdam is priceless and I wouldn't change it for the world.
Everywhere I looked was new. Everywhere I went it was the first time (even in places I visited more than once.) Everyone I met was a stranger I met for the first time...