Bible Verse of the Day

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Touching silence...

How utterly natural and nourishing silence can be, particularly where there is love. I cannot think of anything less like emptiness than quietly feeling love for another individual. And the joy of seeing someone doesn't always bring the desire to speak. To bask in a loving, shared silence that is shaped only by the mutual breathing-in of another's presence. And to close your eyes, and know completely how substantial is any silence that cradles love - a pure love that remains, long into the quiet after they are gone...