“For a long time it had seemed to me that life was about to begin – real life.
But there was always some obstacle in the way.
Something to be got through first,
some unfinished business,
time still to be served,
a debt to be paid.
Then life would begin.
At last it dawned on me that these obstacles were my life…….”
“Happiness Is a Journey”
Generally attributed to Fr. Alfred D’Souza
“Obstacles of Life”
Unverified: died 2004 Lived in Brisbane, Australia
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