Rumi on Grief. There’s no Such thing as Separation.

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We don’t get to choose grief.

We don’t know how or when it strikes. Who or what we’ll lose.

It descends upon us all at once, and it never quite leaves. Whoever has endured loss knows that we don’t recover from grief.

Recovering is not a choice or a note to check off our to-do list. Grief is meant to stay…



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