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The German word funktionslust refers to the pleasure of doing what one is made to do, or what one does best, as the pleasure of a bird flying, for example, or a cheetah running or a monkey swinging branch to branch.

What is your funktionslust? What pleases you in itself and as a thing that is essentially a part of who you are?
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  • What tree are you?

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    "Spindrift" is one of my favorite words. It tastes good to say, and it evokes a wonderfully airy image and spacious sentiment. I've always loved the…

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