|A Cottage by the Sea||
But once you accept the fact that you have always been alone, and will always be, then your perspective can begin to change. You can become aware of the small kindnesses, the little comforts. Be grateful for them.
Here’s the paradoxical thing about actively remembering death: It makes me more “watchful” and “awake” to life.
Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the Earth are never alone or weary of life.
We are involved in each other’s lives, not by choice but by necessity, for that is the way we are made.
I can understand the lure of a life without uncertainty. I just don’t thin is’s a very real life.
Barbara Cawthone Crafton