Things I'm doing!
(usually running, biking, climbing, or generally moving around)
An honorable human relationship — that is, one in which two people have the right to use the word “love” — is a process, delicate, violent, often terrifying to both persons involved, a process of refining the truths they can tell each other.
Beloved poet Adrienne Rich on the dignity of love
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"It is important to do this because it breaks down human self-delusion and isolation.
It is important to do this because in doing so we do justice to our own complexity.
It is important to do this because we can count on so few people to go that hard way with us.”
A boyfriend of mine, he said something to me once that actually made me fall in love with him on the spot. He was saying that, the thing about, ‘if you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all,’ - forget that, but if you have something nice to say, say it.
You & me, Fiona. You & me.