" … How powerfully I carry her within me. My grief is tremendous but my love is bigger. So is yours. … "
" When grieving, you live in the grief world. It’s not the same. It happens instantly and without your consent. "
" You will feel better than this. Maybe not now… but you will. You just keep living, until you are alive again. "
Call the Midwife, s 3, ep 4
" The interesting thing about grief, I think, is that it is its own size. It is not the size of you. It is its own size. And grief comes to you. You know what I mean? I’ve always liked that phrase “He was visited by grief,” because that’s really what it is. Grief is its own thing. It’s not like it’s in me and I’m going to deal with it. It’s a thing, and you have to be okay with its presence. If you try to ignore it, it will be like a wolf at your door. "