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Will our ship come in?

Il ne faut pas toucher aux idoles: la dorure en reste aux mains. [Never touch your idols: the gilding will stick to your fingers.]

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Dead? I didn't even know she was sick!

The prince is never going to come, everybody knows that; and maybe Sleeping Beauty’s dead.
― Anne RiceThe Queen of the Damned

Recently in a conversation with a trusted friend, I remembered an incident that happened nearly 30 years ago.

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A fall from lofty heights

she became a sheet of glass
when the light no longer
illuminated its stains
revealing a poor mirror
into which his infatuations
dashed their delicate wings


We talked.

He and I finally had a conversation. I haven’t been to work in two days because I fell into a depression.

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The eagerness of the brave

It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old; they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.
― Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez…

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A rose is a rose is a rose

There are no perfect human beings! Persons can be found who are good, very good indeed, in fact, great. There do in fact exist creators, seers, sages, saints, shakers, and movers…even if they are uncommon and do not come by the dozen.

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I Got You

A place to crash
I got you
No need to ask
I got you
Just get on the phone
I got you
Come and pick you up if I have to… 467 more words