Out of death, which devours everything, has come the food for our salvation, and out of death, strong above all things, has issued the sweet honey of our love.
--St. Francis de Sales,
Treatise on the Love of God,
Book 12, Chapter 13
Image source: Tiziano Vecellio (Titian) & friends, Gesù Cristo e il buon ladrone (ca. 1563), photo courtesy of Fr. Pat, https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=962275917287936&set=pcb.961954790653382&type=3&theater