This was said by the Blessed One, said by the Arahant, so I have heard: “This body falls apart; consciousness is subject to fading; all acquisitions are inconstant, stressful, subject to change.”
Knowing the body as falling apart,
& consciousness as dissolving away,
seeing the danger in acquisitions,
you’ve gone beyond
birth & death.
Having reached the foremost peace,
you bide your time, […]