Close Your Eyes

Life in all of its complications

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ELIE SAAB COUTURE

Photos by Caroline Levy-Bencheton for LURVE Magazine

After all, only a fool frets about the light of the dawn when there are all the glorious shadows of the night to experience and cherish.

—Darren Shan from Koyasan (via the-final-sentence)

And I can tell him how sorry I am.

—DC Pierson, from The Boy Who Couldn’t Sleep and Never Had To (via the-final-sentence)

There’s some good in this world, Mr. Frodo, and it’s worth fighting for.

Samwise Gamgee, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (via wild-earth)

Love
is part, and awkward expectation
that binds the hands, mistrusts the moment,
and wishes drawn from childhood,

obscure moments and desires
near the river foreshore,
gathered up
from a weed-clumped silence.

—Paul Hetherington, from “Textures” (via the-final-sentence)

(Source: poetrylibrary.edu.au, via the-final-sentence)

And it gets no more obvious than this: this-this, all around us-is our life.

—Hannah Pittard, from The Fates Will Find Their Way (via the-final-sentence)