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Syncretic Terms Healing
The third property of water is that it satisfies and quenches thirst. Thirst, I think, means the desire for something which is very necessary for us— so necessary that if we have none of it we shall die.
- St. Teresa of Avila. The Way of Perfection (Dover Thrift Editions) (p. 67). Dover Publications. Kindle Edition.