"Whenever you find tears in your eyes, especially unexpected tears, it is well to pay the closest attention. They are not only telling you something about the secret of who you are, but more often than not God is speaking to you through them of the mystery of where you have come from and is summoning you to where... you should go next."
— Frederick Buechner, in Whistling in the Dark
learning to listen
No great surprise there. My Political Views I am a far-left social libertarian Left: 9.09, Libertarian: 4.87 Political Spectrum Quiz
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