The Ego is Listening

When in conversation with others, are we truly listening to absorb the knowledge in the room as a means to make more meaningful connections? Or, are we simply waiting for a chance to say something in return that we have convinced ourselves is meaningful just to serve our egos. Waiting to say something can be listening in disguise. How much would we say if we could keep our egos at bay?

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Writer, Musician, Educator, Aspiring Stoic and Doting Father

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