Quote by Mary Oliver: “Someone I loved once gave me a box full of dark...”
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Poetry Friday: The Uses of Sorrow | Mary Oliver
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Mary Oliver — 'The Uses Of Sorrow(In my sleep I dreamed this poem)Someone I loved once gave mea box full of labelhqs.org took me years to understan.
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The amaryllis, scarlet red, came from my mother, who died less than two weeks later. And all those moisturizers and night creams? They came from my husband, who left our dog, our home and me, right between the deaths of my parents. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift. It would take me time, too, to understand that gift. But during those difficult months I learned more about loss, bitterness and grief than I had imagined possible. And that box of darkness turned out to contain surprises of a wondrous kind.