and took a deep breath of the flower-scented air. It was dearer to her than her kin, better than a lover, wiser than a book. And for a moment she rediscovered the purpose of her life. She was here on earth to absorb its wild enchantment. ~Boris Pasternak, "Doctor Zhivago"
the opinion of others, and the moment you are unafraid of the crowd you are no longer a sheep, you become a lion. A great roar arises in your heart... The roar of freedom
"A lion paces in every human heart.
What quickens yours?
What makes your lion roar?"
as undiscovered territory
but the truth was,
they met and they loved
where neither of them lived,
in the wild places between them,
in the swamps and wetlands,
in the untamed forests
and water-less deserts
on the outskirts of their lives.
And each time they met, each...
and dominance and submission in the right context is a passionate art. A muse which ignites the flame of femininity, enrapturing both partners in complete euphoria, magnifying both the masculine and the feminine in one tantalizing unit.~Sai Marie Johnson
removing toxic people from your life. It doesn't matter whether someone is a relative, romantic interest, childhood friend or an employer. You don't have to make room for people who cause you pain or make you feel small. It's one thing of a person owns up to their behaviour and...
there is nothing else but the yearning to be close to the other. The presence that is felt through a hand held, a voice heard, or a smile seen.
Souls do not have calendars or clocks, nor do they understand the notion of time or distance. They only know it feels right to be with...
yet I understand.
Socializing is as exhausting as giving blood. We loners have a smaller tolerance for what it takes to be with others. It means having to perform. I get so tired of communicating.