Are not all lifelong friendships born at the moment when at last you meet another human being who has some inkling (but faint and uncertain even in the best) of that something which you were born desiring, and which, beneath the flux of other desires and in all the momentary silences between the louder passions, night and day, year by year, from childhood to old age, you are looking for, watching for, listening for?
Monday, April 13, 2009
Lifelong Friends . . . C. S. Lewis
In "The Problem of Pain" C. S. Lewis offers this beautiful thought:
Posted by Gil Bailie at 5:01 PM
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That is a wonderful quote. In a nutshell it describes the grace of true intimacy. . .a rare find these days.
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