Hardships scorch as sun burns each entity to glow it golden.
If I could just capture each memory in a bottle the maybe you people would understand how much I’ve suffered, how much I’ve been through, but most importantly how far I have come.
I know you’re scared, Letti, but sweetheart…you haven’t seen anything yet. You’ve not known true fear…
Whatever doesn’t destroy you, makes you stronger. Hardships have a way of toughening us, if they don’t kill us.
We endure hardships by God’s grace.
I hope your only rocky road is chocolate.
The other shoppers were too well behaved to stare at the green-headed stoner and the tear-streaked lady zigzagging up the aisles with a chubby bearded guy scurrying behind them picking up the things they dropped.
Maybe someday, if I succeed at something, I’ll stop saying, “It isn’t fair” about everything else.
The world might not see it or think of it,
But you are enough to have someone
sacrificed for you.
That should tell you that not every hardship
you go through is permanent,
It is just temporary.
It’s like a starter,
You still have the dessert to enjoy.
No matter who you are, everyone has a shadow; a constant darkness that follows them wherever they go…unless where you go is into the darkness itself, of course, because then you have already been consumed.