50 Years Of Marriage And Mindfulness

Dr. Thurman was there to persuade Dr. Leary to stop taking so many drugs — though he too had indulged in a bit of hallucination.
Dr. Thurman was not looking his best: He had thrown kerosene on a brush fire and his face was covered in soot.
“You wrote, ‘infinite leave of absence,’ and now you’re back.’”“How do you know it wasn’t infinite?” Dr. Thurman replied.
At the urging of his family, Dr. Thurman returned to Harvard, where he earned his Ph.D. in Buddhology.
One professor, an avid hunter, ended up teaching a course with Dr. Thurman on the karma of killing animals.

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