You never know when the moment is going to occur. The moment when everything you understood as your life changes forever.
A loss. A terrible accident. A lucky break. Wrong place, wrong time. A tumor. In the time it takes to exhale, your world could turn 180 degrees.
Lent takes us to the precarious edge of these possibilities. And through the journey of Lent we ought to become less anxious the closer we wander to those edges.