More Pages

Wednesday, August 24, 2005

Smile please!

On my way into the town yesterday a couple of high school girls crossed my path. One of them turned towards me and gave me a most beautiful smile. This quite often happens in this country. It’s a place where a young girl may safely and happily smile at an old man, for no reason at all other than joie de vivre.

I’m nobody’s heart-throb, I think.. But that smile gave me a warm feeling all the way into the town and back. I don’t smile a lot. I don’t smile enough. I find it difficult to generate a smile when ever it seems to be called for, yet it would be very helpful both to me and to others if I was more liberal with smiles. Keeping a straight face is something a part of me values, while another part of me doesn’t want that. I shall have to work on this.

1 comment:

  1. Wow, Malcolm... I see you smiling... when you wrote to me about EFT, I could feel you smiling... I beleive that smiles are not only in the face... I believe in smiles from the mind... I think I rarely smile too, but my mouth is made in a way that even very upset, I seem like I'm smiling... what pissed off a lot of people... and me too... because in fact, I'm not smiling at all... just my mouth onfiguration is showing... but I noticed recently that my mouth is going on the lower side... I'm not that naturally smiling anymore... I'm pouting, without knowing it... ;-(

    ReplyDelete

Anonymous comments not allowed - too much spam!

Labels

free will (4) Advaita (3) cooking (3) love (3) non-duality (3) person (3) suffering (3) I (2) Sam Harris (2) awakening (2) blogging (2) childhood (2) death (2) fear (2) individuality (2) music (2) oneness (2) passion (2) religion (2) rules (2) seeing (2) spanking (2) submission (2) submissive (2) ;;;;;;;;;;;;;; (1) Allah (1) Assad (1) Backster (1) Brigham Young (1) Buddhim (1) Christianity (1) Course in Miracles (1) DD (1) Dancing (1) Descartes (1) Doctor Zhivago (1) Great Expectations (1) Islam (1) Jane Eyre (1) Joseph Smith (1) Kim (1) Koran (1) London (1) Madame Bovary (1) Mandelbrot (1) Mormons (1) Munteanu (1) Osama (1) Oxford (1) Philosophy (1) Putin (1) Rellstab (1) Roman Catholicism (1) Russia (1) Schubert (1) Sense and Sensibility (1) Silas Marner (1) Snowden (1) Swingles (1) Tao (1) The Alchemist (1) The Secret Garden (1) Tony Parsons (1) Vipassana (1) ads (1) agreement (1) alcohol (1) alcoholism (1) amateur porn (1) apology (1) arguing (1) asperger's (1) assault weapons (1) attraction (1) aura (1) autism (1) automatic (1) aware (1) awareness (1) baking (1) bats (1) bedtime (1) behaviour (1) belief (1) beliefs (1) blow job (1) break-up (1) bright spark (1) cancer (1) caning (1) celebrate (1) chemical weapons (1) choice (1) choices (1) coco (1) computer (1) conservatism (1) control (1) cookies (1) corporal punishment (1) delicious (1) desire (1) desires (1) diffidence (1) dom (1) emails (1) enlightenment (1) existence (1) expect (1) exposure (1) facebook (1) faith (1) father (1) females (1) fools (1) forgiveness (1) frequency (1) getting a man (1) gif (1) girl friend (1) graphics (1) gratitude (1) guns (1) hairbrush (1) hand guns (1) happy (1) healing (1) hiding (1) hot sauce (1) housework (1) illusion (1) importance (1) incentive (1) individual (1) instructions (1) intuitive (1) justice (1) kiss (1) kissing (1) knowledge (1) lateness (1) laughter (1) lieder (1) limitation (1) madrigals (1) mangoes (1) me (1) meditation (1) mobile phone (1) mosquitoes (1) mystery (1) need (1) non-existence (1) obsession (1) old age (1) older women (1) openness (1) paranoia (1) past (1) past lives (1) personal (1) personhood (1) phone (1) pipes (1) poetry (1) polygraph (1) pond (1) pope (1) porn (1) pr-marital sex (1) precocious (1) previous lives (1) programming (1) raising kids (1) reality (1) religious (1) responsive (1) rich (1) sandy hook (1) school children (1) secrecy (1) secrets (1) self defence (1) self-defence (1) separateness (1) separation (1) septic tank (1) sex (1) sex videos (1) shit (1) shortbread (1) significance (1) silence (1) skandhas (1) smack (1) songs (1) sore butt (1) stalking (1) story (1) sub (1) suicide (1) swan (1) synchronicity (1) tabasco (1) teenage (1) teenager (1) telepathy (1) the open secret (1) thought (1) thoughts (1) three year old (1) throwing out stuff (1) time (1) tiredness (1) togetherness (1) toilet (1) trash (1) tremor (1) victim (1) visual delights (1) want (1) washing dishes (1) water (1) wife (1) wine (1) wrong (1)