Like Water

The body busied and the mind involved nullify time, are part of it, like swimmers moving within the element that buoys them. Once they leave it, shake themselves dry, climb up the shifting dunes -- see see how it stretches, feel the pulse of waves, external, separate, separating into a here and now, a there and then. But time unnoticed cradles us like water.

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