“Hey, remember that book you gave me? The one called Blue by Danielle Steel? I just finished reading the first two chapters. Pretty easy reading isn’t it?” “Yeah, it is…”
Now, if you are a Christian where do you go from here? By the end of chapter one a despondent Ginny had been bitten by her annual despair. After this bite a sense of meaninglessness is running rampant in her mind and she is plagued a burning despondency. Whiffs of suicide come up off the pages and then chapter 2 hits. The life-poison that had been injected into her shimmied throughout her being and suicide got a powerful grip on her. By the throat it had her and chapter 2 lays that out pretty clearly.
Only chapter 2 does not stop there. It brings in the titular character and an electricity of helping others works to pull Ginny back from the precipice of that swirling East River where she had been set to throw herself. [Read more…]