Life was so stressful that I seemed to live with my fists clenched. It was how my body dealt with the tension. I knew I had the habit but still often found myself clenching my fists.
Divorce can do that to you. (As can so many things in life.)
I mentioned it to a pastor friend. He looked at his hand and clenched his fist just as he could see me clinching mine. “You’re not meant to go through life like this,” he said.
Slowly, he lifted his hands and opened his fingers palms up. He looked down at his palms and then […]