In Light there is Dark, and in Dark there is Light.
There is the darkness that frightens, the darkness that soothes, the darkness that is restful.
Dark is dark in the darkness.
And the Light shineth in darkness
...new life starts in the dark. Whether it is a seed in the ground, a baby in the womb, or Jesus in the tomb, it starts in the dark.
You can't see the light without darkness, take a look at the dark side of another point of view, you will find the meaning of darkness are essentially
This means, in a way, that true light is dependent on the presence of other lights. Take the others away and darkness results. Yet the reverse is not true: take away darkness and there is only more darkness. Darkness can exist by itself. Light cannot.
Darkness is more than a shade of nightfall. It is a feeling as though there has been an eclipse not only within what should be a vibrant life inside you but in all that is good around you.
To die this way seems so random, so trivial. I have been robbed of meaning before being robbed of life. To die in darkness, alone -- for what purpose was I ever alive. It is as if I emerged from darkness into delusion, then sank back into darkness forever.
All Darkness was one darkness in the end. Of heart or Heavens, one Darkness.