Science and discovery, especially in the field of non-abnormal pediatric mysteries, is built on the work of those who have been sneezed on before us. Causation and rationale may someday be reached, but until then it is the heartwarming and parental nature of the journey that drives us on; well, that and a fresh box of Kleenex.
He asked me if I ever prayed- and I lied. Then he asked me if I ever got an answer, or a sign that my prayer was heard- and I told him the truth. "Yeah... me neither." His hands sounded like leather as he slowly rubbed some warmth into his knotted knuckles. "So what happens to all of those lost prayers?" I didn't know if I should tell him the truth of what I really believed... or not. I put my hand on his slumping shoulder, smiled and told him the truth of what I believe, "Don't worry...
asked quotesprayed quoteslied quotesanswer quotessign quotesprayer quotesheard quotestold quotestruth quotesyeah quoteshands quotessounded quotesleather quotesslowly quotesrubbed quoteswarmth quotesknotted quotesknuckles quoteslost quotesprayers quotestruth quotesbelieved quotesput quoteshand quotesslumping quotesshoulder quotessmiled quotesworry quotes