“Everything that is tough and brittle shatters; everything that is cynical rots. The only way to endure is to forgive, over and over, to give back that openness and possibility for new beginning which is the very essence of love itself.” -Rev. Cynthia Bourgeault
I was a tough addict. I knew I could conquer this issue. I would go weeks and months without using. Yet the result was always the same: I relapsed. I shattered. My world shattered.