I probably shouldn’t even say anything. So many people far more eloquent than me have already written beautiful essays about the importance of remembrance, looking both to the past and the future and never allowing ourselves to be shackled to memories of pain.
And honestly, I don’t even know what I want to say. If ever there was a way to undermine a post about anything, I’m pretty sure I just did that. But I’m just going to go for it and we’ll see where it goes.