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The buddha in the TV room

Posted: August 13, 2014 at 3:37 a.m.

It was just a snippet of conversation overheard in a crowded restaurant: " . . . and we put the buddha in the TV room." At that point I stopped eavesdropping, lost somewhere between contemplation and amusement, fascination and puzzlement. They all have a way of mixing on hearing some comment that, from the moment it's made, I know will remain stuck in the little gray cells, like a roadblock, stopping all other traffic.

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