Summerhill, NY 2013© Russell K. Davis
Today’s Quote: “Grief is a form of suffering with its own special ‘heat.’”
Quote #2: “Sometimes we just need to burn with the heat of Truth’s grief.”
Quote #3: Grief will lighten; true Love never dies.”
Amidst life there is death. Life and death. Joy and grief. There is no life without death nor death without life. Our physical reality is very dualistic.
The Holy Silence that pervades our memorial parks is perhaps the most eloquent monument to the living Truths of the deceased. What were their experiences in life? Seeing a tombstone, who was she? Having crossed over who is she now? Another marker, who was he? Who is he now since departing? What wisdom did they learn and bring into this world when they lived? What were their stories; what were their words?
What would they tell us? I would like to know.
The greatest truths cannot be expressed in words. It is perhaps best hinted at in Holy Silence. The truths of the deceased live on in the hearts of their loved ones, quietly, eloquently. And in the Total Consciousness, or God, that pervades all. Continue reading