Forgiveness is too great and difficult for one person. It requires two: the betrayer and the betrayed.
Without the bad days we can never appreciate the good ones, and, there are so many good days coming your way. Just do me a favor, forgive yourself like you forgave me.
She asked forgiveness, and I gave it. But the truth is, I’d forgiven everything she’d done and everything she could do long before that day. For me, that was no choice. That was falling in love.
You can forgive people. Even the people who hurt you worst. When you forgive someone, it’s more for you than them.
When it comes to the commissioner, I find it sometimes better to ask forgiveness rather than permission.
I’m not seeking penance for what I’ve done, Father. I’m asking forgiveness…for what I’m about to do.