"All that is gold does not glitter,
not all those who wander are lost;
the old that is strong does not wither,
deep roots are not reached by the frost.
From the ashes a fire shall be woken,
a light from the shadows shall spring;
renewed shall be blade that was broken,
who desires your body may have you for a moment.
A man who knows your mind may have you for an hour.
A man who loves your heart may have you for a lifetime.
But a man who sees your soul will find you for eternity…"
.. Ernest Hemmingway
Extract... Spoiler alert...
"What’s that?” she asked a waiter and pointed to the long backbone of the great fish that was now just garbage waiting to go out with the tide.
“Tiburon,” the waiter said. “Shark.” He was meaning to explain what had...
when all your instincts will tell you to do something, something that defies logic, upsets your plans, and may seem crazy to others. When that happens, you do it. Listen to your instincts and ignore everything else. Ignore logic, ignore the odds, ignore the complications, and...
and a heart from hell. Somebody with eyes like star-fire and a mouth with a kiss like a bottomless well.. But mostly, I just want someone who will love me when I do not know how to love myself...
that a very few times in your life, if you were lucky, you might meet someone who was exactly right for you. Not because he was perfect, or because you were, but because your combined flaws were arranged in a way that allowed two separate beings to hinge together."