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Contemplation 5
We accept this food so that we may nurture our sisterhood and brotherhood, strengthen our community and nourish our ideal of serving all living beings.

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Reprinted with permission from SAVOR: Mindful Eating, Mindful Life © 2010 by Thich Nhat Hanh and Lilian Cheung, published by HarperOne.