Change is difficult. This is not so obvious to the young—though they too surely crave stability, even if not so consciously. The more we mature and begin to achieve some things we have set out to do, the more we naturally want things to remain the same, to endure. I must admit that as an academic and especially as a parent I find this time of year very difficult…
Life is a kind of living death. To be reminded of this, even often, can be a mercy…..
Praise the Lord