This deeply felt warmth for one's possessions, especially when they are well-worn and long-used, is called sabi. Sabi deepens over time, like the soft glow of a patina on aged wood.

Annellen Simpkins, C. Alexander in Simple Zen by Annellen Simpkins, C. Alexander

 

To Practice This Thought:
Notice the warmth of your feeling for a long-used object in your home.