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The River of Compassion

pour salt into a cup of water

undrinkable water

pour salt into the river

people in a river

the river is immense and transformative

limited understanding and compassion

suffering with a small heart

us vs them

fighting each other demanding change

compassion and the heart expanding

running to embrace each other

arm around shoulder from behind cartoon

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Source: This comic was based on a quote by Thich Nhat Hanh from his wonderful short book, How to Love.

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