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Do Look Up

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I enjoyed a recent conversation with our son about nature walks. Like many of us, he finds them refreshing. But, I added, even though we share life and a common-parent with the natural world, it doesn’t share our commitments, morals, or aspirations. Those things we need to find elsewhere. “True” he concluded, “but the walks do clear my head and calm me down enough to want to go looking for them.”

This notion that the natural world provides our grounding, but not our ceiling, feels like a worthy observation as we prepare for Sunday night’s arrival of the New Year for trees (Tu........

© The Times of Israel (Blogs)

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