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"But a time comes when the vague life of the mouth no longer suffices;
The dead make more impossible demands from their silence;
The soul stands, lonely in its choice,
Waiting, itself a slow thing,
In the changing body."
— Theodore Roethke, “Meditations of an Old Woman” (via larmoyante)
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aseaofquotes:

— Theodore Roethke
2017
"An entire sea of water can’t sink a ship unless it gets inside the ship. Similarly, the negativity of the world can’t put you down unless you allow it to get inside you."
— Goi Nasu (via intensional)
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salvadordali-art:

Salvador Dali - The Hallucinogenic Toreador (1968–1970) 
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The Night Letters, Part 5

burning quickly, I
find myself in the smoke of
A sunken wasteland

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centuriespast:

Paul Cézanne
French, 1839–1906
Still Life with Skull (Nature morte au crâne)

1896–1898
Oil on canvas
The Barnes Foundation
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sad enough to swallow an ocean right now

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"I wake to sleep, and take my waking slow.
I feel my fate in what I cannot fear.
I learn by going where I have to go."
— Theodore Roethke (via observando)
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