The Tranquil will teach you to rest. The young warrior is treating his body in ice water to quell the exertion of battle (or calm the fires of passion?) and revitalize himself so he can proceed with his next course of action, whatever that might be. We must take note of our physical, mental, and emotional state and seek repose when needed. Employ patience, maintain awareness, take cautionary moves, rest, take time to balance the mind and the body. Work/life balance is essential for in time, the fruits of labor will be revealed and we can take ease in the accomplishment.
Keywords: Patience, perseverance, healing, meditation, life-work balance, tranquility, rest from exertion, calm.