The “Harrowingly Wonderful” Award…

…goes to Simcha Fisher’s post this morning on choice and suffering. Excerpt:

She has had her face pushed against the wall of horror which is mortality. She does not like the choices presented to her: either suffer this way, or suffer that way. What is her answer? “There ought to be another choice.” Choice after choice after choice. The modern person confronts pain and slices it thinner and thinner, hoping to put an end to it. This does not work. It simply makes the pain, like a knife, sharper.

Read the whole thing here.

2 Comments on “The “Harrowingly Wonderful” Award…”

  1. Liz says:

    I read this this morning Steve and thought how very brave and profound Simcha is. The last line or so about plunging into hell…wow, never thought of it that way before.

  2. Leila says:

    One of her best EVER. And that is saying a lot.

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