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That master would take himself calmly but with necessary speed to a place of safety. There is nothing in Zen that says you have to sacrifice yourself to an untimely death.
The master would be mindfully observing his own thoughts, and perhaps reminding himself that every moment is the best moment — even an apparent catastrophe — this principle is at the heart of Zen practice.
It sounds simple en…
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