Forgiveness is a simple word, but a difficult, complicated process. Sometimes we need to seek forgiveness because we’ve tried everything else. Forgiveness is essential if we want to find happiness and joy. Sometimes forgiveness surprises us because it’s the last thing we thought we would need to feel whole again. Forgiveness is often the completion of the process. It’s the icing on the cake. I forgive you! I’m closing that chapter and starting anew.