On Being There

So I learned a lot over this past holiday season about just being there, being present. Sometimes another person needs just a comfortable, safe spot to crash — physically, mentally, emotionally, spiritually. But like our college friends (and others!) in the past (distant and not-so distant) they may need a worn and comfortable sofa, metaphorically and literally speaking, on which to crash. Sometimes all we have to offer is that safe space. Sometimes that’s enough.

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