… truth is, we only know what we know. We view so much of the present through the prism of the past. We thought, since we have come this far, surely we can handle the rest of the journey. But life has a strange way of surprising us. We may think we’re floating through life okay until life hits us in the face, and we come to grips that we really know nothing.
You are a genuine wordsmith. This is so well written that it is amazing.