Writing again on Gone Upstairs. More grief to process… 😦
“But understand this: If the owner of the house had known at what time of night the thief was coming, he would have kept watch and would not have let his house be broken into” Jesus in Matthew 24:43
There are a lot of things in life we don’t expect, don’t even think about. Surprises can be delightful of course, but I mean bad things happening, suddenly, out of the blue. In the past month we’ve had 2 terrorist attacks and a terrible fatal fire in the news in the UK: the country seems to go into corporate shock. Then the questions, insatiable desire for information: how could this happen? what exactly happened? who is responsible…? The process of grief begins to work through, denial, bargaining, anger… People want to pay their respects, support the bereaved, react, respond, see justice done. We all want to fix things.
But some things…
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