ladyofthemoor (ladyofthemoor) wrote,
ladyofthemoor
ladyofthemoor

  • Mood:

Wailing

One thing to be and one thing to do: my task today is to confront The Devil, my Card of the Day from the Golden Tarot. 

                                                            

It is a rather helpless devil depicted here, far less scary than The Devil in the Gilded Tarot, the one that I picked on July 8. The Gilded Tarot Devil's eyes are hidden; here they are visible.

Today I feel helpless, and a bit like the wailing woman on the forefront.

I have a decision to make today. I will disappoint someone (and myself), if I choose the one thing. I will be -and will be seen as- unreliable if I choose the other thing, because I am obliged to keep a promise, a decision I already took. The Lovers are about choices, but The Devil is about choises as well, choices you cannot or must not undo. I cannot do both. So I am wailing now.

Confronting The Devil for me today is to make a choice, instead of feeling helpless, and to take responsibility for my choice.
Subscribe

  • Lent, Monday, First Week

    The card of today is inspired by a question about the wonderful story in John in which Jesus at a wedding turns water into wine, because there is not…

  • Start of Lent

    Today Lent starts. The first question is about a parable Jesus tells in Luke about a tax collector and a Pharisee who are praying in the temple. The…

  • Suffering

    Clare of Assisi comforts Agnes of Prague in her Second Letter (1235-38). She stimulates Agnes to contemplate the Poor Christ and to suffer with him.…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments