And This Too Shall Pass – Two Stories and One Poem
And this too shall pass has brought comfort, hope and humility to millions of people for some time now. This simple phrase, “And this too shall pass” has shown up in tattoos, rings, posters, and wall plaques. You name it and it might just well be on it.
Sometimes it‘s phrased, “This shall past too.” or shortened like, “This too shall pass.”
But however you say it, this simple sentence may help you on your journey in life.
I‘ve read two variations of the original parable for And this too shall pass.
Both of them are beautiful.
And This Too Shall Pass
Version 1 (Adapted and re-written by Ian Paul Marshall)
Long ago there was an Eastern Monarch who was troubled with many worries, harassed on all sides, so he called to him the wisest men in his counsel. Continue Reading…