Holy Smoke

Two monks – 

one asks his abbot, “Can I smoke when I pray?”

The abbot says no.

the other asks, “Can I pray when I smoke?”

The abbot says yes.

The takeaway –

The answer we get

can depend on how we ask the question.

                                                                                                                       JDG

This entry was posted in poetry.

2 comments on “Holy Smoke

  1. ebbtide says:

    🙂 this one gave me a smile

    Liked by 1 person

  2. I like it, Joan, I like it!

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.