Author: Little_Bear

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Post time 2018-4-13 18:06:03 |Display all floors
Dream


Many people, if not all, have at least a couple of dreams like the two bubbles. Some dreams can be realized but some cannot.

The bubbles are the symbol of individual's dreams. The poet intended to hang onto the his dreams, which were dashed against the hard wall of reality. The bubbles were broken up. This was the sad dream of Gu Cheng, the poet.

When I was young, I failed to understand The Story of the Stone, aka, "The Dream of Red Mansion". Until recently, I think I finally understand what the "dream" implies, when it comes to philosophies of Taoism and Buddhism. There's a big bubble of love, infatuation, fame, money, family, and other all kinds of desires. but few people can have the enlightenment before they experience and go through the life on their own. Life is a dream.



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