The saying goes that where God closes the door, he opens the window. I used to think that expression was dumb. But then, I used to think God was just a dumb word invented by dumb folk.
Now I understand God a bit better and that expression seems apropos. Surely in these months of our Scamdemic we’ve seen a lot of closed doors. We could point at them all day, and I get the appeal of that, really.
Or, we could search for the windows. They are there, no doubt, dumb expression or not.
There are ones out there opening the windows, trying to make them easier for others to find them. I really believe that. Even if you told me with 100% scientific evidence that no one is out there trying to open any windows, maybe even because there aren’t any windows to open, I’d insist your science was wrong.
That means my belief is more powerful to me than anyone else’s science. Funniest thing about that is, it also means, if you can’t reason me out of it, you can’t shame me out of it either.
And that’s a window right there. Here’s another one: