October 12, 2018
You wake up gradually because if it occurred too quickly, you tend to frighten yourself. Now think of that sentence in its literal form as when you sleep at night. You enjoy that gradual awakening, and you also remember those times when you were experiencing what felt to be a nightmare and then awaken, and it takes a moment for you to regain your footing, so to speak.
You can now apply that analogy to your entire life. The nightmare that you were living was being cut off and disconnected from who you truly are, and how powerful you are. Now you understand expansion.