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Q267. Student: “What is the matter when the gate won’t open, however hard I try to open it?”

A. Master: “It’s already open”




If you stick to ‘open’, it’s already locked.



©Boo Ahm


All writing ©Boo Ahm. All images ©Simon Hathaway