The Opposite of Love is Fear

…every unloving action is always a cry for healing and help. Regardless of its intensity, an act that hurts us is a cry for help that has grown out of fear. ~ Casey, Karen. Daily Meditations for Practicing The Course. Hazelden Publishing. Kindle Edition.

What happened to hate?
To indifference? Or apathy?
Love and hate are intense.
Indifference and apathy are not,
closer to fear, to a cry for help,
to confusion. Can it be true,
the opposite of love is fear.
the opposite of love
is a cry for help?