The Postscript: My story
Last updated 10/3/2023 at 11:44am
I’ve been thinking about forgiveness.
A lot has been said on the subject by people a lot smarter than I, so I don’t have anything valuable to add to the discussion at large, but I’ve been thinking of how it affects me, and what a powerful thing it is.
I’ve had very little to forgive compared to most people. People have always been kind to me. I am always astonished by how kind people have been — for no reason. As a young person, I received help and advice from strangers at every turn.
As I got older, I lived in different places and continued to meet a wide variety of people fro...