I know and you know,
we did not know, we
were there, after all, and not there
and at times when
only the void stood between us we got
all the way to each other"
Sometimes you put walls up, not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down. Anonymous
There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them. ~ Sylvia Plath
All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another. Anatole France
"Can you hear me, will you listen
Don't come near me, don't go missin'
In the lissome light of evenin'
Help me cosmia, i'm grievin'"
(Cosmia- Joanna Neswom)
He’s splitting me open, I thought. He’ll break me and then I’ll die.
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter cannot understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
"…anything worth dying for…is certainly worth living for."
(Catch -22, Joseph Heller)
"…he had never known such gallantry as the gallantry of Scarlett O’Hara going forth to conquer the world in her mother’s velvet curtains and the tail feathers of a rooster."
(Gone With The Wind, Margaret Mitchell)
“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field...
I will meet you there.”
For my sweet one.