Saw two monks today. Walking down Broadway. A while later I
was browsing in a Broadway shoe store and guess who strolled in. The monks. As
an excuse to talk to them I asked if they were from
After a while I commented on the shoes they’d been looking at.
They were both squeaky young, in their twenties. I suppose
that means that at least someone is still signing up for monastic life. I
wonder what the numbers and ages at
I haven’t seen monastics on the streets since I left