For Another (MK50)


Dongshan was sweeping one day when someone said to
him, “Work, work, work — all you do is work.”
Dongshan replied, “I do it for another.”
“Why don’t you get that other to do it for himself?”
“Because he has no hands.”

– PZI Miscellanous Koans, Case 50

Video June 26, 2017
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