Archive for the month "March, 2012"

The earth gives us everything we need. The least we can do is not to take everything we want.

Vol. 2 Ch. 3 P. 31

What we had was just a long plane ride. We went on our separate ways the moment we touched the ground.

Vol. 2 Ch. 3 P. 30

There is no instruction manual for fixing a broken heart -- no returns, no exchanges, no warranties, no replacement parts. Life expects you to figure out how to fix it yourself. Sometimes, you can. Other times, you just can't put it back together again.

Vol. 2 Ch. 3 P. 29

Today marks the beginning of your first journey without me. Already, I imagine you telling me stories about the people you’ve met, the places you’ve been, the things you’ve done. Already, I feel smaller. Your opening up to the world displaces me from being the center of your life — today, a tiny bit; tomorrow, a total displacement.

Vol. 2 Ch. 3 P. 28

There's strength in the broken. There's beauty in the barren.

Vol. 2 Ch. 3 P. 27