Welcome everyone to our second part in The Princess Bride
series. If you missed week 1, you can check it out HERE.
Here is the moment of truth. Buttercup has believed Westley
wasn’t who he said he was. But as he fell, she heard those familiar words
spoken to her.
I love this small clip of conversation. He’s alive and she
can do more than move! She can fly.
he’s near. We live and move in him, can’t get away from him!” Acts
but she refused to see him. I bet if she’d really looked, she’d have recognized
his eyes. Now, I admit, Westley was playing a bit of hide and seek but all for
the purpose of testing his beloved. “Did you miss me? Did you think about me?
Have you fallen out of love with me?”
“the refining pot is for silver and the
furnace for gold, But the Lord tests the hearts.” Proverbs 17:3 NKJV
true love, all it can do it is delay it awhile.”
wondered where he’s gone? Especially when you’re living in the pits, with
heartache. Or in an out of control situation? Buttercup was grieved because she
thought her love had died. She was now being forced into a marriage and there
was no way out. Buttercup had lost all hope. In fact, she was contemplating
suicide and even attempted it (until once again Westley saved her)
Might have felt like it to her, but it wasn’t!
she says, “I will never doubt again.”
mighty to save. Mighty to rescue. He’s close. So very close. Feel His presence,
His embrace to your heart.
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