Of Nature, Made

“In what other land save this one is the commonest form of greeting not ‘Good day,’ nor ‘How d’ye do’, but ‘Love’? That greeting is ‘Aloha’…
It is a positive affirmation of the warmth of one’s own heart-giving.” ~Jack London

(this is not “my corner of the world,” but it sure is one of the
most perfect examples of the forces of nature)force of nature


…all that providence implies:
the uncertainty of vision, the horror of the fixed, the dissolution of the present, the intricacy of beauty, the pressure of fecundity, the elusiveness of the free, and the flawed nature of perfection. ~Annie Dillard

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