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Buying And Selling Chapter Xi

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And a merchant said, "Speak to us of Buying and Selling."

And he answered and said:

To you the earth yields her fruit, and you shall not want if you but know how to fill your hands.

It is in exchanging the gifts of the earth that you shall find abundance and be satisfied.

Yet unless the exchange be in love and kindly justice, it will but lead some to greed and others to hunger.
When in the market place you toilers of the sea and fields and vineyards meet the weavers and the potters and the gatherers of spices, -
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Ratnakar Mandlik 04 April 2019
A marvelous barter system with modifications to suit human values has been wonderfully unveiled in this poem.
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Subhas Chandra Chakra 23 September 2017
unless the exchange be in love and kindly justice, it will but lead some to greed and others to hunger Great poem indeed.
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Subhas Chandra Chakra 29 April 2016
For they too are gatherers of fruit and frankincense, and that which they bring, though fashioned of dreams, is raiment and food for your soul. And before you leave the marketplace, see that no one has gone his way with empty hands. For the master spirit of the earth shall not sleep peacefully upon the wind till the needs of the least of you are satisfied. Beautiful...No words to describe the great PROPHET. 10 for it.
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* Sunprincess * 15 January 2016
............wonderfully penned with a great message ?
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Dawn Fuzan 27 April 2014
This us really good
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