"The world kept moving on, I alone, was at a stand still."
"Absence is a house so vast
that inside you will pass through its walls
and hang pictures on the air."
"My sky, my life, my eyes. Let me look at you. Before you open those eyes of yours. The days to come, the days gone by. Before we go back to what we’ll always be."
"Long ago, how madly I loved you […]"
"You may have discovered entire new countries in your own soul."
"I love you. I wish we were real."
"(where do they hide the young, tender years?)"
The Statue of Liberty hails dawn over New York Harbor in 1978.Photograph by David Alan Harvey, National Geographic Creative
"What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life."
"All great and precious things are lonely."