"Perhaps I am stronger than I think.
Perhaps I am even afraid of my strength, and turn it against myself,
thus making myself weak.
Making myself secure. Making myself guilty.
Perhaps I am most afraid of God's strength within me.
Perhaps I would rather be guilty and weak myself,
than strong in Him who I cannot understand."*
My response to this examen is - perhaps......
*Quote - Thomas Merton/Book of Hours - Kathleen Deignan, Editor - Examen, p. 78
Photo - cabin medallion, St. Andrew's Retreat House, Hood Canal