Long-term, chronic pain is a harsh taskmaster. So what is it like when the condition goes away, disappears? This happened to me about a year ago. It feels like I have forgiven someone.
I will hazard that Socrates was better understood by his contemporaries than he is by us. Consider this depth charge: “True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.”
And did I happen to mention what love is? It’s space. Beautiful space.
What isn’t there makes what is there stand out. For beauty’s sake, subtract.
The greatest gift we can give to anyone is our thoughtless attention.