However, contrary to their envisagement
, GB has never enjoyed even their fundamental constitutional rights.
Those who have nothing can share nothing; those who are going nowhere can have no fellow-travellers." (37) When we apply this insight to friendship with God, the results are most daunting to the human envisagement
: "Charity is that very sharing of spiritual life, which brings us to eternal happiness." (38) Without the charity that enables us to love God as a Friend, we are reduced to human monads lost in the cosmos.