The key to allow me to live with others, to be given unconditionally, and to never be withdrawn.
Of the most defining of strengths, it is not modesty, now is it putting others first. It is a mindset of a deep sense of awe towards everything around me.
A gift given by G-d to me, to be protected, as it is defined by giving, not taking.
The courage to test my belief in me, in my Creator, and in those around me.
Reaching inside of me every day, to demand of me, to recreate me.
A force, a power of its own – to be given to me as I give it to others.
In the moments of sunshine that were his
life and the great darkness that followed
his death, he taught his parents and
later, his brothers and sisters, some of the
secrets of living.
The brother I never met, the brother I
(Excerpt from From Me to My Children by Ricky Cohen)