The Vessel and The Water – Friday Fictioneers 10 February 2018


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The Vessel and The Water

“What can I do?! She won’t listen!”

“Ok, imagine … calm day, still water…

…along comes a vessel, moving through the water…

…creating ripples, sometimes waves.

Do you fight to flatten the waves, get rid of them?”

“Of course not! I’m going to move to calmer water!”

“So why not do the same with Issie?”

“It’s not that simple!”

“But it is… we’re all like both the vessel and the water…

…wherever we go we create waves, meeting others creating their waves.

If the turbulence is too much…

…go sail in a direction that feels happier.

That simple, eh?!”

“Yes.”

Friday Fictioneers

14 thoughts on “The Vessel and The Water – Friday Fictioneers 10 February 2018”

  1. Yes, it can be that simple—or we can learn to swim with the waves instead of against them—speaking with my counselor cap on, I’d say this guy needs to swim away and find a less turbulent relationship unless he really does enjoy the swells 🙂

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