I always saw Forgiveness as a destination on the path of healing.
Only once you've waded through the trenches of your own thoughts and understanding of what happened, and when you've labored and rebuilt the broken parts of you - only then would you reach the point where you could finally be able to forgive.
But when I asked him how he did it; how a whole nation was able to reach the place forgiveness, he said.
"You just have to do it. Before anything else - you have to