365 Grateful: an uninvited guest

Unexpected Guest

Grateful, today, for my uninvited guest. It brings to mind a favorite quote:

“Let mystery have its place in you; do not be always turning up your whole soil with the plowshare of self-examination, but leave a little fallow corner in your heart ready for any seed the winds may bring, and reserve a nook of shadow for the passing bird; keep a place in your heart for the unexpected guests, an altar for the unknown God.”
― Henri-Frédéric Amiel, Amiel’s Journal

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