Yes, the world may aspire to vacuousness, lost souls mourn beauty, insignificance surrounds us. Then let us drink a cup of tea. Silence descends, one hears the wind outside, the autumn leaves rustle and take flight, the cat sleeps in a warm pool of light. And with each swallow, time is sublimed.

~Muriel Barbery (Elegance of the Hedgehog)

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About little wren

I am an introvert and dreamer; a wanderer and seeker.
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