I’m not 100% sure what was going on in this picture. Maybe Taci can enlighten us, but I can sure tell you what I see.
I see the posture of the beautiful gift of friendship.
When you sit, eyeball to eyeball with a friend you trust, you are giving and receiving a treasured gift. It’s the gift of your time, your attention, and your heart. You open up your hands and offer whatever is really there. It’s goes way beyond the social media updates and filtered pics. Whether through heartbreak or laughter, you share small pieces of your real story.
And then you wait.
Hands still open, to receive their gift. No matter what comes next, you share the moment, holding safe space. No judgement, no fixing, just sitting there together, each holding your gifts.
The gift of true connection is so simple, so basic, and yet the most opulent facet of the human experience.
It’s where we …