Category Archives: sorrow

We all have a room within us, in which we keep the things we have loved deeply, intensely, passionately, but lost forever. My room is full of you. Just you. ~Nikita Gill Advertisements

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To love means to open ourselves to the negative as well as the positive – to grief, sorrow, and disappointment as well as to joy, fulfilment, and an intensity of consciousness we did not know was possible before. ~Rollo May

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I thought I could describe a state; make a map of sorrow. Sorrow, however, turns out to be not a state but a process. ~C.S. Lewis (A Grief Observed)

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The wider you open your eyes, the darker the world becomes. ~Bianca Nicole Valle

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Who says you have to be happy all the time? ~Wilhelm Schmid

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So I let her go, for it was unfair of me to keep her. It was the hardest thing I’d ever done but I knew it was right. She was a bird I had caged that had forgotten how to … Continue reading

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Happiness is a small consideration and seems of little value. I feel a joy beyond joy in the midst of my sorrow, and what I feel while suffering is far beyond contentment – beyond peace – it is something nameless … Continue reading

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