This is absolutely beautiful. I wrote a piece about the ecstasy on the faces of the believers at my godfather’s church — different POV, but I experienced the same yearning. And, many years later, the same ecstasy finally welled up inside me. This quote reminds me of the beginning of that deeper relationship so perfectly. Thank you.

Award-winning former features reporter for the Chicago Sun Times and Arizona Daily Star, HuffPo contributor and author.

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