المؤمن مصاب. The believer is afflicted.

(The righteous always suffer.)

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Questions To Desert Win – Poem by Desert Life

You wonder,
Has the desert wind already forgotten to pass?

No dearest, it has always blown so gently…
Crafting this dry open desert,
Shifting mystical sand dunes,
Bringing precious droplets to a thirsty bird,
To comfort her broken heart!

You further asked,
O desert wind…
Why erased my written message in the sand?

So let it be a permanent secret,
Cause I have already engraved it in my heart.

 

The whole world is a very narrow bridge; the important thing is not to be afraid.

Kol ha-o-lam ku-lo gesher tzar me’od
V’ha-i-kar lo l’fached klal

 

-Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav

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“A bridge of silver wings stretches from the dead ashes of an unforgiving nightmare
to the jeweled vision of a life started anew.”
― Aberjhani, Journey through the Power of the Rainbow