The Ocean would be all encompassing , all willing to embrace , all able to take in the river , Curiously the Ocean too understands that it's own existence is probably linked to the flowing of the rivers into it.
On Nov 20, 2021Geoff wrote :
The same river, said Heraclitus, is never stepped in twice. The river was never distinct in any meaningful way from the ocean or from the rain that both creates and feeds off the ocean and the river. Our ineluctable tendencies toward our solipsism and the illusion of being separate distort our take on life and consciousness. All is one.