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May 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Spirituality

There was a stunned silence as the hundreds of people filed from the church. We had attended the funeral of a nineteen year old; fit, active, with his whole life ahead of him, he had died in his sleep from no apparent cause. What was there one might say? Nothing.

Had it been my son, I could not have shown the dignity of the bereaved parents.

A colleague, charged with the task of saying something, spoke of how the young man’s life had been filled with so much that was …