We had kept all the sorrows and pain in our hearts.
It was painful.
You cannot fake a conciliation, you can't.
It will be a long journey.
Another day you will remember another story.
I'm not going anywhere.
He's not going anywhere.
We have to make this work.
(Above are various quotes from the people talking on a news program reporting on Rwanda trying to heal.)
(And then this news was followed with Maya Angelou' reading her inaugural poem and I felt the words below fit the above so well.)
"But today, the Rock cries out to us, clearly, forcefully,Come, you may stand upon my
Back and face your distant destiny,
But seek no haven in my shadow.
I will give you no more hiding place down here."