Love and wisdom never go along with a lie.
Love says to those who believe the lie,
"I see you want to control me.
And I know it's because you don't know.
So here I stand
as the Freedom
that I know we all are.
This gift I give to you -
the gift to see your own Freedom
reflected in this very stand for my Freedom."
If you're interested, here is another free article on substack
which addresses how control can express itself
collectively: Should Your Mother's Advice Be Banned?
It is all very simple. Instead of seeing things imagined, learn to see them as they are. When you can see everything as it is, you will also see yourself as you are. It is like cleansing a mirror. The same mirror that shows you the world as it is, will also show you your own face."