How much longer before we get there? If I had a penny for every time my children asked me how much longer before we get there, I would not have to work for a living. What about you, do you find yourself asking God this very same question? If you do, then ask God a better question. God what is it that I am supposed to learn from this valley to take with me when I get to the mountain top?
When you get your answer, focus on the fullness of the lesson and know that there is an end to everything. Even better than that, Eccleciastes 7: 8 The end of a matter is better than its beginning, and patience is better than pride.