I plan to distinguish different meanings for the idea of “enlightenment” in part two. I’m not liberated from suffering yet, but I have tasted the end goal many times, and I do have a lot more self-awareness and equanimity than I used to have. One of the first changes I saw was that I became more aware of my human needs and therefore more able to advocate for them adaptively.

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