At any moment, the sleeping army may stir itself and wake in us a thousand violins and trumpets in response; the army of human beings may rouse itself and assert all its oddities and sufferings and sordidities.
It hacks through the grass instead of slicing it cleanly like a scythe blade. Indeed it seemed as if the reality of things were displayed there on the rug.
If Sir Toby and Maria fool him he sees through it, we may be sure, and only suffers it as a fine gentleman puts up with the games of foolish children.
When the edge of your blade thickens with overuse and oversharpening, you need to draw the edge out by peening it—cold-forging the blade with hammer and small anvil.
It teems with a great, shifting, complex diversity of both human and nonhuman life, and no species dominates the mix. For a second I was unable to name it.
And we see it through the eyes of somebody who is leaning over the Embankment on a summer evening, without a care in the world.
There are instances that you have to be absent because your money is not enough.
It was as if human nature had cried out against some iniquity, some inexpressible horror. We lost our language, which means the naturalness of reactions, the simplicity of gestures, the unaffected expression of feelings.
The pavement was dry and hard; the road was of hammered silver. And so the head of BHW in our municipality will get in touch with her colleague in another municipality to do the same, little by little the changes would be made if every married couple will understand by heart the rationale of the orientation and will cooperate.
Most systems are highly vulnerable to attackers who have physical access; desktop computers are trivially hacked, and DRM is universally a failure. Gone, gone; over, over; past and done with, past and done with. And then perhaps another cry, but less sexless, less wordless, comforted, appeased.
There are travellers, too, row upon row of them, still testifying, indomitable spinsters that they were, to the discomforts that they endured and the sunsets they admired in Greece when Queen Victoria was a girl.
Thus, although death lost its horror for us, we became neither willing nor capable to risk our lives for a cause. I considered it as a challenge and inspiration to continue my hard work. Nothing is to be seen any more, except one wedge of road and bank which our lights repeat incessantly.
But by what means could he pay off the debts of his middle age? I went back to the plateau and when I got there I found they had put a road right through the middle of it.Adolescence (from Latin adolescere, meaning 'to grow up') is a transitional stage of physical and psychological development that generally occurs during the period from puberty to legal adulthood.
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Moths that fly by day are not properly to be called moths; they do not excite that pleasant sense of dark autumn nights and ivy-blossom which the commonest yellow-underwing asleep in the shadow of the curtain never fails to rouse in us. By Lt Daniel Furseth. Today, I stopped caring about my fellow man.
I stopped caring about my community, my neighbors, and those I serve. I stopped caring today because a once noble profession has become despised, hated, distrusted, and mostly unwanted. W.E.B. Du Bois (–).The Souls of Black Folk. Chapter III. Of Mr. Booker T. Washington and Others.
Paul Kingsnorth is a writer and poet living in Cumbria, England. He is the author of several books, including the poetry collection Kidland and his fictional debut The Wake, winner of the Gordon Burn Prize and the Bookseller Book of the Year Award.
Kingsnorth is the cofounder and director of the Dark Mountain Project, a network of writers, artists, and thinkers.Download