How much sorrow can we withstand?
The mother of Michael Brown, an 18 year old who was killed by the police in St. Louis.
I cried unto God with my voice, even unto God with my voice. Psalm 77:1
“…an early morning Israeli air strike on Rafah in the southern Gaza strip on July 11, 2014.” (SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)
“each flat slab had one word carved on it. Together they read like a chant: PEACE 1895-1921, PEACE 1890-1923, PEACE 1910-1940, PEACE 1892-1959. They were not dead people. They were words. Not even words. Wishes, longings.”–Sula, Toni Morrison
May Robin Williams rest in peace.
It was a fine cry–loud and long–but it had no bottom and it had no top, just circles and circles of sorrow.–Sula, Toni Morrison