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The puny human lights only hide the dark.

Tonight I want to see what is.

And there shall be light.

… to separate between the light and between the dark…

…and all the forces of nature, wind and storm and tree and rain, creations of a God who wills all into existence with every passing heartbeat.

Tonight I want to see the Forces, extension of their Source. I want to close my eyes from the light, and really see.

I sit in the car, and I open my eyes, reaching, reaching, to the fathomless end of existence that lies beyond my small safe enclosure. All I see is utter blackness.

And I know that I am truly seeing.

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