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Quotes tagged “What It Means To Be Human”
who watched the moon from her window,
would turn toward it and wonder.
I never wondered.”
my stomach a pond of want and warmth,
utterly human, divine and awake. And I can hear
each bird's separate song, the chirt and scree,
the sip, sip, sip, the dwindle and uplift yearning,
the soup's on, soup's on, let up, let it go
of each individual voice, and I know I am here,
in this widening light, as we all are, with them,
even the most damaged among us or lonely
or nearly dead, and that for each of us there is
some small sound like an unseen bird
ora red bike grinding along the gravel path
that could wake us, and take us home.”
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