Translating the Tree

Originally by Franck, the important Germany Spiritual.


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above: Kildwick, where Brierley was curate in the 1620s

–           I do not know ‘exactly’ how many [months], Matthew. These things don’t always work like that: a book takes one on a voyage of self-exploration – at least it does me. And there is no telling ‘exactly’ how long such journeys might eventually require. It will depend – my guess is two or three, perhaps? Maybe a little more for the two of us to be truly happy with it? You should know my approach well enough by now: I like to keep refining until I am at least content with what I have done. That necessitates one iteration after another…