poached| Aeschylus on Grief 17 April 2007Posted by EDITOR in Poetry, Spirituality.
He who learns must suffer.
And even in our sleep, pain that cannot forget
falls drop by drop upon the heart,
and in our own despite, against our will,
comes wisdom to us
by the awful grace of God.
Source: Aeschylus. Agamemnon (The Oresteia), 458 BCE