One finds many injustices in the world, but there is one that is never mentioned, climate.
I couldn't imagine that this faint throbbing which had been with me for so long would ever cease.
In those quiet places where my heart once spoke to yours... I breathed eternal summer.
Then the dog began to moan in old Salamano's room, and through the sleep-bound house the little plaintive sound rose slowly, like a flower growing out of the silence and the darkness.
I laid my heart open to the benign indifference of the universe.
I have always mocked greed which, in our society, takes the place of ambition. I was aiming higher.