Lessons from Caffè Florian

A very delightful piece of writing on “just being”!


I do not remember her name now, but I can feel her presence in my memory still, as if I had met her for the first time just today.  That I can recall this feeling so clearly in my minds eye all these years later, I believe is because I have now remembered how to access some of the very same magic this woman had in the feelings I now have about myself.

The feeling of which I speak is the authentic presence of just being that naturally just emanated from this woman back then.  It infused into the space around her as she moved in the world.  It felt delicious to me to be alive when I was in her presence.  This woman was so comfortable in her own skin, and she clearly loved who she was so much, that this feeling of acceptance radiated out to anyone who…

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