“Master, why do we do our meditating outside? Should we not be able to attain total enlightenment inside as well?
“Student, look up at that tree. Upon that tree are many branches. Upon those branches are many leaves. Upon those leaves are many veins. Within those veins are many chemicals. Within those chemicals are the very codes to the life of the tree itself. This is the tree’s DNA. DNA determines every inherited physical characteristic of every living thing. The nucleotide of DNA consists of a deoxyribose sugar molecule to which is attached a phosphate group and one of four nitrogenous bases: two purines (adenine and guanine) and two pyrimidines (cytosine and thymine).”
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