baa baa bold sheep... and salty sea frogs

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"ON GAMBLING

To a frog that's never left his pond the ocean seems like a gamble. Look what he's giving up: security, mastery of the world, recognition! The ocean frog just shakes his head. 'I can't really explain what it's like where I live, but someday I'll take you there.'"

from The Essential Rumi, Coleman Barks

Happy Lunar New Year! x