How many doors can we walk through at a time? In my world, I can only go through one door at a time. Why then, do I always have the propensity to choose the closed door?
“When one door closes, another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.” Alexander Graham Bell
2 thoughts on “The Open Door”
What is behind that closed door? Was it happiness–then we have the memories! Was it hopes for something we desired or hoped for and it didn’t happen–then it is best to relegate it to time past and open our eyes and move on to that open door and the promises of the future.
Well said – memories, no matter how beautiful and precious, are powerful enough to hold us back. Dreams are always open to change and interpretation. That is, until we walk through the door. And we can bring the memories along with us…
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