"Africa is, indeed, coming into fashion." - Horace Walpole (1774)

8.20.2006

qotd

"...To live in this world

you must be able
to do three things"
to love what is mortal;
to hold it

against your bones knowing
your own life depends on it;
and, when the time comes to let it go,
to let it go."

from Mary Oliver, "In Blackwater Woods"

1 Comments:

Anonymous Ms. Havisham said...

Wonderful poem...

Monday, August 21, 2006 3:48:00 PM

 

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