Quote of the Day – October 18, 2016

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At some of the darkest moments in my life, some people I thought of as friends deserted me–some because they cared about me and it hurt them to see me in pain; others because I reminded them of their own vulnerability, and that was more than they could handle.  But real friends overcame their discomfort and came to sit with me.  If they had not words to make me feel better, they sat in silence (much better than saying, “You’ll get over it,” or “It’s not so bad; others have it worse.”) and I loved them for it. – Harold Kushner


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