Listen to the Silence – One-Liner Wednesday


“I didn’t realize that his loudest cry for help was his silence.” ~ Arlene Holmes


This post is for One-Liner Wednesday, hosted by LindaGHill.

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32 Responses to Listen to the Silence – One-Liner Wednesday

  1. Wow an amazing quote, thanks for sharing!


  2. George says:

    Unfortunatel,very true.


  3. tric says:

    As an abused teenager this was me. This post has brought back memories of that ‘roaring’ silence I lived in. Phew good to know I found my voice.
    Great one liner post.


    • mewhoami says:

      Thank you, Tric. I’m sorry that it stirs up bad memories for you. Roaring silence – yes, I too have had silent times like those. They’re awful and frightening. It is nice however, being able to look back knowing that we overcame it.

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  4. DailyMusings says:

    an important and powerful statement


  5. Powerful post if one understands it. And I do.


  6. amommasview says:

    Wow… that just goes hand in hand with this one I’ve just finished reading…


  7. LindaGHill says:

    I don’t know the story behind this quote, but it sounds like a sad one. Shows how important communication really is.


  8. Rajagopal says:

    Sound attains meaning when punctuated by silence, as otherwise it is just cacophony…


  9. April says:

    I’m glad you understand this. It may be in a different way than I do but it hit home with me.(or is that for me?)


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