(Topic): “Ch. 13. Battle Scars: membership in the scar clan” From: Women who run with the wolves.
“Tears are a river that take you somewhere.. Carrying it (your sorrow, your mind) downriver to someplace new, some place better”.
-you must let things pass. Good things happen, bad things happen. You could never reach so high without falling so far. Like the age old story of the forbidden apple; accepting what you know or breaking into the unknown. Chance, Choice, Consequence.
“Secret stories are embedded, not like jewels in a crown, but like black gravel under the skin of your soul”.
-we all have things so enlarged, positive and negative. They are our perceived fairytales, unconscious associations that we hold onto. We make them corner stones to brace auction and anchor ourselves as well as holdback and curse ourselves for.
“..There is nothing on this planet or in this universe that is outside the bounds of forgiveness”.
-a pure heart. Ma’at’s feather to judge a soul’s sin. I believe we all pay our dues in the way we need to. I’ve always has weak bones when it comes to guilt. I truly will never lay the blame on another in my heart, but, turn it to pity for them or guilt to myself. It’s a high topic on my mental self medication/resolution to figure out list. But I believe it is universal (as with most everything), we marginalize and dramatize in the same breath; when in the long run, nothing “negative” matters that much. Your heart only wants to store good things and deserves to as well.
Osprey n. Large hawk, sea eagle.
Osculate v. to kiss.
Osmosis v. the process of liquid moving through porous solid matter.
Ostensible adj. apparent.
Definition: Orthodox adj. Generally accepted ideas/methods.
Ex. We’ve found the orthodox route, keeping it safe.
Synonym: Established, accepted
Etymology: 16th C. F. orthodoxe. L.<orthodoxos “having the correct opinion” <doxa “opinion”.
When you feel a breeze, do you ask where it comes from?
Have you ever been upset with the rain for being wet?