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“The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.”

- Rabindranath Tagore
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Not Death but Completeness

Looking at the optimism of Rabindranath Tagore's "Peace, My Heart"

Back in September, I wrote a post on a poem by Rabindranath Tagore. In my weekly searches for literature on the subject of death, his name repeatedly comes up. I’ve tried to abstain from writing about him again to ensure … Continue reading

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“Death is not extinguishing the light; it is only putting out the lamp because the dawn has come.”

-Rabindranath Tagore
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Death Doesn’t Mean Goodbye

Rabindranath Tagore's poem reminds us that those we lose are always with us

My grandma died a little over four and a half years ago; it’s hard to believe it’s been that long. She is, to this day, my role model, undoubtedly one of the sweetest, most loving people I have ever known. … Continue reading

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