Without being morose, we all know that our days on Earth have a shelf-life. Maintaining good health is a challenge at all ages, but the young’uns have a leg up on us older folk. That said, there are ways to prolong health and vigor. As I write this, there is an ache between my shoulder blades and my left arm is pulsating. The ache is from a workout yesterday, the pulsating is from the Shindrix vaccine that is supposed to ward off Shingles. Make no mistake, I’m fighting too
I was speaking to a friend about his intrigue with “patina” on furniture and building materials. Patina is the signs of weathering that give wood, metal and objects character. It’s considered desirable to show that the item isn’t newly manufactured and in fact, has been around for a while. Of course, my mind went to patina in the human condition. Why isn’t it desirable to look like we’ve been around the block a few times? Why should we all look like fresh-faced newbies? M
Rosanne posts her teachings and observations in this part of Essential Spirit. Enjoy her wisdom and learn from her years of study and practice.