It’s also very possible that due to these happenings, we may feel small and hopeless. Some of us may feel like it’s impossible to make a dent in ameliorating the struggles that surround us, that we can’t make sizable differences, that there are too many problems to address. Where do we start? This is a battle we will always face; there’s no reason to shy away from it. I am a firm believer that every little effort contributes to the cause even if the effects aren’t gigantic. Little efforts reverberate and make waves. Little efforts are better than no efforts. And little efforts, like most small things, can grow and manifest.
I am almost a hundred years old; waiting for the end, and thinking about the beginning.
There are things I need to tell you, but would you listen if I told you how quickly time passes?
I know you are unable to imagine this.
Nevertheless, I can tell you that you will awake someday to find that your life has rushed by at a speed at once impossible and cruel. The most intense moments will seem to have occurred only yesterday and nothing will have erased the pain and pleasure, th ... e impossible intensity of love and its dog-leaping happiness, the bleak blackness of passions unrequited, or unexpressed, or unresolved.
You get old and you realize there are no answers, just stories...