336. the guru’s new kōans

the guru changed the way his kōans were sent to the kōanunists. he liked the new design, but they didn’t.

“why isn’t it like it was?” some said.

change it back!” said others.

the guru thought about this for a long time. finally, he agreed with them, and he changed it back.

“why did you change it?” some asked.

“we liked it like it was!” said others.