A lot, I presume. I know I certainly am. To me, he personified so much about what the spirit of Christmas is all about. Love. Peace. Joy.
And perseverance. Although he was imprisoned for nearly THIRTY years – he still remained faithful to his beliefs. That’s staggering.
So, now, especially during this holiday season of rushing about that can trigger stress, impatience, and even anger or depression, I am determined to remain faithful to the idea of persevering!
And saying, “Thank you, Nelson, for a living such an exemplary life.” R.I.P.
Buone Feste, tutti!
P.S. What difficulties have you had to endure? How’d you get through? Hang in there!! Maybe you’ll win a Nobel Peace Prize too!! 🙂