What do you really want?

We often end up focusing on and chasing conditions we think will make us happy instead of zeroing in happiness, or freedom, itself. What is happiness or love? Where is it? Is it in some future moment? In some more glamorous, accomplished, together person? Is it in a golden past before the fall from Eden, before the break up, the move, the death? Is it once you get the perfect relationship, job, once you are pregnant, once you get your dream house, have achieved financial security, get healthy and fit? Our minds are wanting machines. Don’t expect them to change. Our brains evolved in the context of scarcity to want more, more, more. Let’s say, just imagine, that all the ducks that will

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