the simple practitioner hears some applaud others saying:
“She is a great boss. She trusts her employees and empowers them.”
“Our government does well when it celebrates liberty and freedom.”
“Her art is beautiful in its effortlessness.”
“The teacher inspires the student to teach herself.”
“The stage director brought out the talents of those around her.”
“She loves without judgment.”
and hears in them recognition of the passive harmony of the way of things

she would mention this at the time of the words being said
but Tao needs no recognition and such unsubtlety would
confuse the way’s subtlety

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