What is forgiveness?

To forgive is “to cease to feel resentment against” an offender (according to the Merriam Webster dictionary).
That would imply that if we do not forgive someone who may have offended or hurt us in some way, we are choosing to continue to hold onto the resentment we feel in that matter. And what happens if we repeat this pattern of not forgiving? We carry more and more resentment in us, don’t we? And how does that feel, to carry all that resentment in us? Very heavy and unpleasant isn’t it!

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