Word Association Game

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby tiltbillings » Sat May 16, 2009 10:51 pm

shopping
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This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ben » Sat May 16, 2009 11:08 pm

Recession
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby tiltbillings » Sat May 16, 2009 11:21 pm

detumescence
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This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Dhammanando » Sun May 17, 2009 12:14 am

Ovid
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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ben » Sun May 17, 2009 1:57 am

antiquity
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Aloka » Sun May 17, 2009 4:57 am

Quaint

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby tiltbillings » Sun May 17, 2009 5:06 am

precious
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This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Aloka » Sun May 17, 2009 5:42 am

stone

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby cooran » Sun May 17, 2009 8:22 am

cold
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
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Re: Word Association Game

Postby tiltbillings » Sun May 17, 2009 8:27 am

comfort
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This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.

“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” HPatDH p.723

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby cooran » Sun May 17, 2009 9:06 am

zone
---The trouble is that you think you have time---
---Worry is the Interest, paid in advance, on a debt you may never owe---
---It's not what happens to you in life that is important ~ it's what you do with it ---

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Paul Davy » Sun May 17, 2009 10:26 am

alarm
"Having understood name-and-form, which is a product of prolificity,
And which is the root of all malady within and without,
He is released from bondage to the root of all maladies,
That Such-like-one is truly known as 'the one who has understood'."
(Snp 3.6)

"Whether I were to preach in brief, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach in detail, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach both in brief or in detail, Sāriputta, rare are those who understand." (A I 333, Sāriputtasutta)

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Aloka » Sun May 17, 2009 11:25 am

bell

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ben » Sun May 17, 2009 1:37 pm

telephone
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Dhammanando » Sun May 17, 2009 1:43 pm

divine ear
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First hermit: Still there’s one thing about being a hermit, at least you get to meet people.

Second hermit: Oh yes! I wouldn’t go back to public relations.
— Monty Python, The Hermits


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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ben » Sun May 17, 2009 1:47 pm

Radio-telescope
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Aloka » Sun May 17, 2009 1:58 pm

signals

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Ben » Sun May 17, 2009 2:00 pm

noise
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Dhammanando » Sun May 17, 2009 2:33 pm

Oyster

(A noisy noise annoys an oyster).
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First hermit: Still there’s one thing about being a hermit, at least you get to meet people.

Second hermit: Oh yes! I wouldn’t go back to public relations.
— Monty Python, The Hermits


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Re: Word Association Game

Postby Fede » Sun May 17, 2009 3:10 pm

shallots

(don't ask.)
"Samsara: The human condition's heartbreaking inability to sustain contentment." Elizabeth Gilbert, 'Eat, Pray, Love'.

Simplify: 17 into 1 WILL go: Mindfulness!

Quieta movere magna merces videbatur. (Sallust, c.86-c.35 BC)
Translation: Just to stir things up seemed a good reward in itself. ;)

I am sooooo happy - How on earth could I be otherwise?! :D


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