Letter to God
(By Tigress Luv, Published
by Glass Slipper )
do You torture me so? When will You ever let my hardships end? When
will my endless suffering abate? Why am I so tortured?
my child, I have given you everything you want. Why are you tortured
God... Oh wait, God, while you are here I want to thank you for my
children. My children are such beautiful blessings. Thank you, God, for
these wonderful gifts. Thank you for their wit and their charm. Thank
you for their health. I will cherish them with every breath I take, and
forever be grateful and indebted to You.
are most welcome, my child. But, please tell me - why are you still
God... Oh, and God? I wanted to thank you, again! Thank you for the
food on my table, and the roof over my head, and these many precious
moments of my life. My life has never been better!
are welcome, my child. But, please, please, tell me - why are you
God... My dear God? Are You still there? Good. I thought You might have
left me. I want to thank You for this most latest blessing. This
wonderful new man You have placed in my life. How did You know, God,
that we would be so perfect for each other? How did you know that the
time was finally perfect in both of our lives...that the time was right
for us to meet?
know everything, my child. And you are most welcome. Thank you for your
patience. But, please, please, tell me why you are still tortured so."
God. I am tortured so because...because now that I have no worries, no
griefs, no more battles to fight, and no more strife, I am tortured by
the 'peace'. It is unnerving, baffling, and uncomfortable. Tell me God,
how can I stop this endless torture and relax in my joy and the gifts
You have bestowed upon me? Tell me, my dear God. When will my torture
dear child, don't you know that I send you 'grief' as my biggest gift
to you? So that you may have sight to appreciate my other gifts to you?
So that you may rejoice in the glory and not be blinded to your
blessings. So that you may feel these gifts that I give you?"
thank You, God! I understand fully now! Of all my blessings, my grief
was truly my biggest blessing from You, for without it I would not know
of all my many other blessings! Thank You, God! Thank You for the gift