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Christian Nevell Bovee

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness; it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it. — Christian Nevell Bovee, Intuitions and Summaries of Thought: Vol. 1. (1862)

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Active Forgetfulness

The butterfly ate a pillow.
The banana landed, on a planet.

If Old Man Crybaby forgets where he is, then he will use his cellphone, placing it in the middle of the road, to smash it into pieces. 70 more words

Epigram

Win or Lose

“You can win the war but lose peoples hearts or you can win people hearts and lose the war but not win both, choose wisely. In the end you’ll realise neither is better and you receive loss as your reward for both, ironic really.”

Life

Epigram by Johan Gabriel Oxenstierna

From her man the Queen Sophie received,
his painting, richly dressed in diamonds way.
But perchance if she had had her stay,
There’d be less stones thus conceived… 36 more words

Poetry

Nothing &I Everything 

It’s better to live with nothing and have everything than live with everything and have nothing.

Life

Missed Call

I missed a
call from my
heart.

I wonder
what it
wanted.

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