If you fear me, it is because you do not understand me. for if you understood me, you would know that I am merely a doorway through which you must pass on your journey home.

If you suffer pain or trauma while I am drawing near, it is not of my doing. I would never harm you. That is not my function. God has entrusted me with the task of seeing safely from this life, and into the next. And that is my only function.

When I come, it is often as a friend intent on bringing you blessed relief as I see you safely through the veil. But always gentle, and never before the time God has allotted for you.

If I separate you from your loved ones, it is only to reunite you with others in the Hereafter. It is not my intention to keep you apart, and I will eventually bring you all together again in the love and light of Eternal life.

So if you cannot look upon me kindly, please do not fear me. Just see me as a necessary, but harmless way home to where an idyllic life, and all those who went before, are waiting to welcome you.

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