Monday, January 29, 2007

Letting go is seldom easy ~~ whether it's letting go of our children, our parents, or our childhood feelings. But jast as the root systems of plants often have to be divided for healthy growth to continue, the different generations within a family may have to pull apart for a while for each to find its own healthy identity.

Life's Journeys According to Mister Rogers: Things to Remember Along the Way. Fred Rogers


daisymarie said...

I would like to file this one for a while. I don't want to need it--my roots feel kind of cozy.

Sojourner said...

Cozy roots ... sounds like a good stage to be in for you!

Thanks for the comment; hope the ankle is better.