If there is a God, He will have to beg my forgiveness. —A phrase that was carved on the walls of a concentration camp cell during WWII by a Jewish prisoner (via 3hanna
Ralph Fiennes and Julianne Moore, The End of the Affair (1999)
You lost all interest in this world. You were disappointed and discouraged, and lost interest in everything. So you abandoned your physical body. You went to a world apart and you’re living a different kind of life there. In a world that’s inside you. —1Q84 (Haruki Murakami)
A Bout de Souffle (Breathless) -
in Hotel de Suede, Paris
taken by Raymond Cauchetier
I firmly believe in small gestures: pay for their coffee, hold the door for strangers, over tip, smile or try to be kind even when you don’t feel like it, pay compliments, chase the kid’s runaway ball down the sidewalk and throw it back to him, try to be larger than you are— particularly when it’s difficult. People do notice, people appreciate. I appreciate it when it’s done to (for) me. Small gestures can be an effort, or actually go against our grain (“I’m not a big one for paying compliments…”), but the irony is that almost every time you make them, you feel better about yourself. For a moment life suddenly feels lighter, a bit more Gene Kelly dancing in the rain. —Jonathan Carroll (via skeletales
Position baby is in right before birth.
This is so beautiful!
Light amidst the morning fog