When will I get what I chase? I asked.
when you stop chasing it.
will I ever rise?
only if you lower yourself first.
does forever exist?
yes, but not in temporary places.
how can I tell truth from falsehood?
falsehood and whoever clings to it, drowns. But the truth always resurfaces.
why do I feel empty?
because you constantly seek fulfillment.
what is freedom?
it is voluntary slavery.
who will be gifted?
those who love The Giver more than the gift.
a pause. Then:
am I alone?
if you are, who’s answering your questions?