DOGO WON’T SAY

I am the life
of a hundred million others,
you are the life
of a hundred million others,
a hundred million others
are my life, a hundred million
others arise from my death.
How may hundred million
are the same?
None of them will say.


A reflection on Case 29 of the Shobogenzo (Dogen’s True Dharma Eye)

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