In this world of instant gratification, we have forgotten what it is like to long for someone … anticipate their touch … imagine what it might feel like … and then discover and know.
Those who have known the joy of a touch now removed from them also experience longing. We wait for Heaven and imagine the touch that will be magnified even beyond the joy we felt on earth.
Bobby Hatfield expressed the feeling of longing so well in his classic, “Unchained Melody.” Here is the link. Enjoy!