What does it mean when the book falls open
On exactly the page you needed to read?
The words that you needed to soothe your soul
Or lift you up when you’re on the floor?
What does it mean when the butterfly lands
Or the rainbow emerges
Or your numbers come up again and again?
Is it just chance?
A little coincidence, just down to luck?
I am not sure that it’s as simple as that.
Perhaps I am searching for order in chaos,
Hope in amongst the darkest of days.
But what if there’s more to all of these signs?
What if they’re pointing to the place I should go?
Maybe they’re gently nudging along
A girl who is lost and desperately searching
For a little more guidance, a little more love,
From the greatest I am, high up above.
I don’t believe in coincidences. I believe that everything happens for a reason. I really think that when I’m going a little bit off course there is somebody or something that is watching over me and giving me a gentle push so that I get back on the right path.
For me, it’s a Christian God that does this, but I know that people believe in other beings, some of them not connected with any organised religion. I think my point is that, as humans, we all need something bigger than us to love us and guide us. Kind of like a parent, but not human. Because humans are always going to let you down no matter how hard they try. It’s comforting to lean on something that will love us unconditionally. It doesn’t matter if we fail our exams or don’t do well in our sporting event, they love us anyway.
I hope that you can find something to have faith in because it helps comfort you in times of distress. And next time you feel a bit lost, ask for a bit of help. You never know when a sign might turn up.