April 25, 2004

April 25, 2004 3:31 PM

Bereavement is a darkness impenetrable to the imagination of the unbereaved. -* Iris Murdoch

“…Every one can master a grief but he that has it.” “…Men can counsel and speak comfort to that grief which they themselves not feel.” -* William Shakespeare. Much Ado about Nothing

“The true test of intelligence is not how much we know how to do, but how we behave when we don’t know what to do.” * – John Holt

“Words: Those bites of communication that others use about us, which serve to perpetuate their misunderstanding about the effects of grief.” -* Stephanie Ericsson, author: Companion Through the Darkness