Remembering To Give Time to Time

In Spain there’s a saying “hay que dar tiempo al tiempo,” roughly translated as you should give time to time. I remember the first time heard it was in 1989 I’d just gotten my Master’s from Boston University and had moved to Madrid. I was spending my first month hosted by the family of friend and looking back I see I had made a bold and wild decision to move to a country I had never been to before and make my life there. I had…