Mary received an amazing message from an amazing messenger, yet she kept these things and pondered them in her heart. In her case this was a good idea. Who would believe her report? What do you ponder in your heart?
There are things to share and things to hold in. How many people do you see on the lecture circuit who have had an experience and look for an audience? Sometimes their fame gets ahead of their character. You are to be instant in season and out of season, and preach the good news of the gospel to every creature. Yet are these telling my story, or their own? If you are willing to speak for me, are you also willing to be patient until I open the door for you?