When people asked how old she was, she would say 1009365, more or less, because she was so glad to be alive that she counted every day a birthday. She had some disagreement from her knees about the actual figures though.
There are things you do because they feel right & they may make no sense & they may make no money & it may be the real reason we are here: to love each other & to eat each other's cooking & say it was good.
deciding everything is falling into place perfectly as long as you don't get too picky about what you mean by place. Or perfectly.
You're the strangest person I ever met, she said & I said you too & we decided we'd know each other a long time.
I carry you with me into the world, into the smell of rain & the words that dance between people & for me, it will always be this way, walking in the light, remembering being alive together