And that’s when they came. I felt a shadow above me. I looked up and saw a great swarm of butterflies. And they circled around me like leaves in a storm, floating, soft, landing upon my head like a crown, a living crown. God’s signal to begin.
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Since you have cast aside the word of the Lord, he has cast you aside as king. He grants you no more favors, he protects what you love no longer. God wishes a man after his own heart. You have none. He will find another.