“Joy and sorrow are inseparable, together they came and where one sits alone with you at the board remember that the other is asleep upon your bed” ― Khalil … Verily you are suspended like scales between your sorrow and your joy. Verily you are suspended like scales between your sorrow and your joy. Verily you are suspended like scales between your sorrow and your joy. The humor that was supposed to be present in the comment was eerily absent, as a young man, about 16 years of age, stepped out from behind a tall oak tree. "Joy and sorrow are inseparable…" "You're going to quote Khalil Gibran?" In fact, “the deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain.” Our sorrow makes the space in us that joy can then occupy. “Some of you say, “Joy is greater than sorrow,” and others say, “Nay, sorrow is the greater.” But I say unto you, they are inseparable. Together they come, and when one sits alone with you at your board, remember that the other is asleep upon your bed. Some of you say, “Joy is greater than sorrow,” and others say, “Nay, sorrow is the greater.” But I say unto you, they are inseparable. Follow/Fav Joy and Sorrow are Inseparable. I started writing this last year and simply couldn't finish it. Together they come, and when one sits alone with you at your board, remember that the other is asleep upon your bed.” I can't really explain why I couldn't continue with it, but the plots i conjured just didn't measure up. Together they come, and when one sits alone with you at your board, remember that the other is asleep upon your bed. Her sorrow … By: defectueux. “Some of you say, ‘Joy is greater than sorry,’ and others say, ‘Nay, sorrow is the greater.’/But I say unto you, they are inseparable.” Joy is relished when we have known sorrow, and sorrow digs a cavern in our hearts that have known joy. Some of you say, "Joy is greater than sorrow," and others say, "Nay, sorrow is the greater." I think, too, of Lamentations 3:19-24: I remember my affliction and my wandering, Together they come, and when one sits alone with you at your board, remember that the other is asleep upon your bed. Some of you say, "Joy is greater than sorrow," and others say, "Nay, sorrow is the greater." But I say unto you, they are inseparable. Each Sunday when we take this meal, we hold together sorrow and joy and gratitude and lament. ... all of her free time communicating with and contemplating the source of that joy, the Holy Trinity. Gibran observes that joy and sorrow are inseparable. 20 . Together they come, and when one sits alone with you at your board, remember that the other is asleep upon your bed. Mary’s life teaches us that joy and sorrow are inseparable. Some of you say, “Joy is greater than sorrow,” and others say, “Nay, sorrow is the greater.” But I say unto you, they are inseparable. 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