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Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Because Henry James Said


BE KIND
by Michael Blumenthal

Not merely because Henry James said
there were but four rules of life—
be kind be kind be kind be kind—but
because it's good for the soul, and, 
what's more, for others, it may be
that kindness is our best audition
for a worthier world, 
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I wasn't going to post anything this morning, but came across this poem, and then Chloe held out her hands for
 me - blossoms.  And so.  Here you are.  Have a beautiful Wednesday : ) 
I'm still holding onto Blumenthal's line..."the detritus of blessedness..."  Lovely....



1 comment:

  1. so beautiful, my friend.
    and i am so glad you posted- it's these moments that mean so very much.
    and there it is to my right, a new favorite book. wink.
    xo

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