Bonds are formed from similar origins, so all it takes to build is the decision to be open, an invitation, and a little time to uncover what makes us alike. We just have to remember that kinship requires vulnerability, and sometimes chance.
After a week together our new friend’s departure was bittersweet. We learned a lot from one another, but most important, each of us is grateful we got on the paths that crossed. Farewell until next time.
To have the blessing of association with others with whom we share a commitment to conscious relationship is an incomparably precious resource. When we gather in spiritual companionship, a special feeling of relatedness is struck up in which we rightly feel safe.