‘Why are we embarrassed by silence? What comfort do we find in all the noise?’
Mitch Albom – Tuesdays With Morrie
A period of silence is refreshing. Silence is thought-cleansing and thought provoking. Are the words spoken aloud worth more than the speech within? We shouldn’t be afraid of silence or register it as ‘awkward’, the quietness should be something we all listen for.