Saturday, October 12, 2013
This is what seems wise: "Be compassionate as God is compassionate... When you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind, and you will be blessed, since they do not have the means to repay you..." -Lk 6:36; 14:13-14
Helen Keller lost her sight and her hearing at a very young age; and so this poor, little innocent thing, became so scared, angry, and frustrated, because she could not communicate with the outside world anymore. And it would seem, that God sent a compassionate, understanding, and wise angel, (in the form of Ann Sullivan), who loved her very much, and changed her life.
When I think of complaining, I remember this story, and this poor little girl; and these two beautiful souls...