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"From the Ted Talk by Anne Lamott: 12 truths I learned from life and writing"

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Eleven: God just means goodness. It's really not all that scary. It means the divine or a loving, animating intelligence, or, as we learned from the great "Deteriorata," "the cosmic muffin." A good name for God is: "Not me." Emerson said that the happiest person on Earth is the one who lenras from nature the lessons of woshrip. So go outside a lot and look up. My ptaosr said you can trap bees on the bottom of moasn jars without lids because they don't look up, so they just walk around bltrtiey bumping into the glass wllas. Go outside. Look up. Secret of life.

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Eleven: God just means goodness. It's really not all that scary. It means the divine or a loving, animating intelligence, or, as we learned from the great "Deteriorata," "the cosmic muffin." A good name for God is: "Not me." Emerson said that the happiest person on Earth is the one who ______ from nature the lessons of _______. So go outside a lot and look up. My ______ said you can trap bees on the bottom of _____ jars without lids because they don't look up, so they just walk around ________ bumping into the glass _____. Go outside. Look up. Secret of life.

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  2. pastor
  3. mason
  4. walls
  5. bitterly
  6. worship

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Eleven: God just means goodness. It's really not all that scary. It means the divine or a loving, animating intelligence, or, as we learned from the great "Deteriorata," "the cosmic muffin." A good name for God is: "Not me." Emerson said that the happiest person on Earth is the one who learns from nature the lessons of worship. So go outside a lot and look up. My pastor said you can trap bees on the bottom of mason jars without lids because they don't look up, so they just walk around bitterly bumping into the glass walls. Go outside. Look up. Secret of life.

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