In the east, there is a mystical presence felt by those in the west. In this dialogue, the teacher shows the student how to find the power in breathing for compassion, simplicity and patience.
Teacher: You must breathe in your belly to calm your body. Or into your chest to warm yourself and accept your pain.
Student: how do I find balance, when do I breathe one way or the other?
T: Just breathe and ask me again when you know the answer.
Student: Will I ever know?