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Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Friend

The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing ... not healing, not curing ... that is a friend who cares. 
Henri J.M. Nouwen, from his book Out of Solitude

1 comment:

  1. Absolutely! And what a great reminder for us all...

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