I don’t believe he deserves the thousands of poems I’ve written about him, but life doesn’t follow rules. We do things for people who don’t necessarily deserve it. But we liked it, we loved it and fell in love enough to write about it.
A disastrous flaw in our design is that the heart always defies the brain.
I’d eat a picnic in Hades with him.
I searched everywhere for love.
I knocked on every door
and turned over every stone.
But it was only until I returned home
that I found love
waiting for me.
Kita tidak selalu menemukan keajaiban dalam kehidupan, tapi untukku momen itu istimewa, the best kind of magic there is.
Sejauh yang dapat kuingat, momen itulah aku benar-benar jatuh cinta kepadanya.
Night had fallen, and Diane admired the deep sky behind Steve’s calm countenance. They looked into each other’s eyes again and felt the spark and excitement of discovery. As if to celebrate the perfect, life-enabling distance of the earth from the sun, Diane and Steve kissed again.”
“-The Grand Unified Story (a Short Story) from Stories and Scripts: an Anthology
We should fall in love. Love each other enough to shit at the same time on the same toilet.
Ben’s words called to my heart. Instead of responding with terror, it opened like a fist uncurling, as though it had been waiting twenty-six years just to hear his voice.
Maybe it’s just hiding somewhere. Or gone on a trip to come home. But falling in love is always a pretty crazy thing. It might appear out of the blue and just grab you. Who knows – maybe even tomorrow.
You’ll probably fall in & out of love at least a dozen times…the wrong way…to love THAT ONE…the right way…YOU!