"I am living here in the wilderness of Calabria, far removed from all human habitation. There are some brethren here with me, some of whom are very well educated, and they are keeping assiduous watch for their Lord, so as to open to Him at once when He knocks." St. Bruno
Thursday, January 14, 2016
First, you weep.
The starting point for many things is grief, at the place where endings seem so absolute. One should think it should be otherwise, but the pain of closing is antecedent to every new opening in our lives.