*Gift from the Sea

Gift from the Sea

The sea does not reward those
who are too anxious, too greedy,
or too impatient.

One should lie empty, open,
choiceless as a beach—
waiting for a gift from the sea.

– Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Gift from the Sea

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©2010, Photo by Jen Payne

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