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I'm cleaning my room.

I'm finally home from Oklahoma after three months of running about in the tallgrass prairie. My least favorite part of being home is unpacking the car. With unpacking comes the dreaded step that comes before: making space in my already jam-packed bedroom for all the things that are jam-packed in my car (it should all fit back in the room, right? It fit before I packed it all to leave... WRONG. Three months' worth of knick-knacks and books are also in the car. HA!). As I work my way through my room, decluttering my tackboard, I found a picture with a quote from Thomas Merton's Thoughts in Solitude.
"My Lord God, I have no idea where I am going. I do not see the road ahead of me. I cannot know for certain where it will end. Nor do I really know myself, and the fact that I think I am following your will does not mean that I am actually doing so. But I believe that the desire to please you does in fact please you. And I hope I have that desire in all that I am doing. I h…