We’ll be delivered / It will appear out of nowhere / Like the yona
the spiritual dimension
Wealth or spiritual inspiration?
Which of these two desperate needs would it be? As he weighed the options in his mind, the Rabbi’s words of the night before came back to him
Sometimes a person just needs to keep moving down the road, doggedly moving even when there’s no hope in sight.
“Exactly what does “unconditional love’ mean?” Chaim asked. “Do we have to let this monster of ours get away with anything she likes?”
Sometimes, it can seem that the light is so covered over, so hidden under layers of dirt and decay. But I felt like God was saying all Shabbat: “Keep digging! Keep going! Sooner or later, you will hit the paydirt!”
And G-d / said, / Where is Man, / your brother?
It’s not at all simple to ‘clarify’ feelings. Our feelings are intense; our feelings are turbulent. When a person’s feelings haven’t been rectified, he feels unstable.
Taking a step back from the issue itself, the matter seemed to boil down in an abstract sense as to whether to follow conventional wisdom or resist it.
Searching the sky / With a hopeful eye, / In the chilly night air / Until the moon will appear.
So I beg you to forgive me if I don’t acknowledge or attend / Believe me, it’s not because I don’t want to be your friend.