The wounds that will heal me

The wounds she gave me, were the wounds that would heal me.
– Sting in I was Brought to My Senses, Mercury Falling

The wounds she gave me (I gave myself), were the wounds that would heal me (through inquiry).

Note: He may have meant the “wounds” of falling in love, which lead to a healing and nurturing relationship. That’s true too. And it’s also true that any wounds anyone – including life or God – “gives me” are the wounds that can heal me.

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