Rainer Maria Rilke was one of the most significant poets in the German language. It is quite shameful that I have only recently begun to appreciate his poetry.
One of them struck a chord so deep that it surely has to be included here in my online journal, for myself to be reminded of it always.
Situations can sometimes be so tricky, so difficult that just when you think you have sunk your deepest, another meter of trouble appears below your feet.
We would often wish for someone or for something that could just take away all the pain and the anxieties, then, it all ends.