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craving vs. respect

Thi N. | Mar 11, 2010 10:16 AM

What are the places you crave more than your respect?

This can be places you don't respect, but do crave. But I'm even more interested in the places you do respect, but crave even more.

I just realized that the thought that links the two threads I started recently (Slaw Dogs: and Honey Kettle: is that they're both places where my craving for them outstrips my respect for them. (Honey Kettle: respect, medium; craving, high. Slaw Dogs: respect, very high; craving, inconceivably high.) Where they speak directly the language of the animal hindbrain. And I don't mean in a dumb way, like salt-fat - but to the deep balances that totally satisfy my on a physical and low-soul level.

I thing Sokongdong Soontofu is also like that for me.


What is it that makes them so?


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