Tabula Rasa

Maria
Maria
Aug 16, 2016 · 2 min read

I am staring at the blank page and trying to find an answer to the banal question: “Why? Why did it happen to me?” A few day ago, I wanted to install a new app on my very smart phone and it suggested to delete some files in order to free the space for that app. I pressed a button without thinking, what is quite uncharacteristic for me, and all my documents, saved files, audio messages and music were gone in a couple of seconds. It was not even a good app after all.
Next day I wanted to save everything that was left to my computer, but instead of pressing “copy and paste”… I pressed another button and 1 500 photos were gone from my phone together with some data. Wow! What a beautiful way to start a new page in one’s life!
One thing is for sure — letting go of these attachments was very difficult, however, I am looking forward to making new memories and picturing special moments.

“Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be obtained only by someone who is detached. ” ― Simone Weil


Maria

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Maria

Tutor of Russian, Interpreter, Journalist, Linguist, Tour Guide. Tours in Western Cape and the rest of South Africa

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