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As I pondered on how to communicate this message, my friend Sophie shared this amazing quote by Morris L. West - “The Shoes of a Fisherman”:


“It takes so much to be a full human being that there are very few who have the enlightenment or the courage to pay the price. . . One has to abandon altogether the search for security and reach out to the risk of living with both arms. One has to embrace the world like a lover. One has to accept pain as a condition of existence. One has to court doubt & darkness as the cost of knowing. One needs a will stubborn in conflict, but apt always to total acceptance of every consequence of living and dying.”