The Beautiful Apologetic
by Donnie DeBord
You wake up in the morning, and you can smell the coffee brewing. Is it a dream? Or is it just a great way to wake up? Either way, you know that beautiful smell flows from a source. Those glorious smells do not originate from themselves. The smell “reflects” the reality.
Beauty surrounds us. We enjoy beautiful music, beautiful thoughts, and beautiful literature. Some people even find beauty in the mathematical equations! Whether we gaze deep into the Grand Canyon or stare up at the stars in amazement, we find ourselves surrounded with beauty. Best of all we love the beauty of relationships and life itself. The beauty in those things has to come from somewhere. There has to be a reason why we recognize beauty in so many different things and in so many different ways…