Every individual is responsible for their own spiritual progress. When one accepts personal responsibility to this, one will start to understand that progress requires sacrifice. The eternal soul demands understanding of the sacrifices because it is only through these experiences that the soul will vibrate with the divine. Undoubtedly, the soul will find itself in the midst of transition that is uncomfortable, mainly moving from a familiar ending to a strange start. This often involves a loss. These transitions are often the most difficult to navigate and also challenges our souls the most. Spirit once said honor the feelings of loss, truly let the difficulties of losses to touch your soul. Do not avoid feeling the negative emotions that comes with losing. Loss demands to be felt. We must learn to feel the pain without attachment to the painful stories, we must allow our feelings to move through us. Once the hold of loss is slowly lifted, you will then be able to rise to the occasion and the universe will meet you there.