- Posted: Sunday, September 14, 2003
- Meeting: Sunday, September 14, 2003
- 68 words
The surface of anything is always the first to erode, be it paint on a house or some pleasure from a meal. The shallowness of self is inherent in the temporary forces that create it, so that its degradation is built into its very structure. Only the Essential --- hidden deep within us --- may escape the relentless wear and tear of life, and develop beyond being destroyed.