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! ! How To Quarrel

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There were two monks who
shared a cell in perfect amity.

Yet they, concerned to perfect their compassion
for all humankind, wished to know all
mankind’s troubles.

Mankind, said the one,
seems always to be quarrelling –
always too ready to pick some fight -

how can this be?
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Alison Cassidy 05 January 2008

Ah Michael - if only? And then, perhaps not. There's a lot of poetry in quarreling - as you have demonstrated so superbly here. love, Allie ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

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On reading the title, I thought, hmmn, I could teach you a thing or two. On reading the piece...... thank you M, as so often. t x

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