Monday, January 25, 2010

Wow...

Not so long ago,
That sad, angry person was me,
Yelling at Hashem and the world,
"How can this be!?

"This isn't my test,
Something went wrong!
And I have no idea,
How I can go on...

"I just want to hurt myself
To release all the pain
How can all this suffering
Be part of your plan!

"I am not strong enough
To handle what is thrown my way
So just take it, please!
Just take it all away!

"This religion, being Jewish
It's not meant for me,
Right, wrong, keep straight,
It's not easy!"

But honey, hearing it now
I hear how crazy it sounds
Cuz amazingly enough,
I can say I've been around.

So listen to me,
Don't be harsh, or rash
This test you're struggling with,
I know you will pass!

You've done it before
And you'll do it again!
Nothing is over
Until it's the end!

There is still time for change
To change your situation
And head for a brighter
More beautiful destination...

So calm down, take a deep breathe
Just breathe
Look to Him, and it's so simple
All you have to do is believe.

5 comments:

  1. The assumption being that it is a test and not a gezeira. A test hashem will not give you something you cannot handle. A gezeira not so.

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  2. i dont believe what my friend is going through is a gezeira, in which case, it is possible to change, and if not, it is possible to come to terms with though its difficult..

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  3. wow i can totally relate. it's heart-warming in a way to look back at your old self and see how much you became

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  4. Yep, BH! I still have a long way to go, but definitly much different from who i was...
    (btw, lovin ur blog Tamar!)

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