Where I told you
I love you
to live in this world
you must be able
to do three things
to love what is mortal;
to hold it
against your bones knowing
your own life depends on it;
and, when the time comes to let it go,
to let it go.
Mary Oliver (via observando)
…. “The Sensualist,” or, “Ihara Saikaku Koushoku Ichidai Otoko (Ihara Saikaku’s Life of An Amorous Man),” directed by Yukio Abe (1991)….
this is how i would want my wikipedia article to end
I have the feeling of butterflies in my stomach but they’re probably moths and bats and trapped spirits
There are poets who sing you to sleep
and poets who ready you for war
and I want to be both.