Thank you for showing me hope, Miriam. Its the flicker of light I need in this dark and dreary state.
"You had many more years." He said.
"I didn’t want them."
"But they wanted you. Time is not something you give back. The very next moment may be an answer to your prayer. To deny that is to deny the most important part of your future."
—The Time Keeper, Mitch Albom
..but the horrifying evidence of the innate human ability to ignore things we don’t want to see.
—Lauren Martin (One giant assembly line: Why our education system is just like the fast food industry)
There is this occasional longing.
Waves of bittersweet emotions.
I like it, but i don’t like it too.
Perhaps in a parallel universe, there wouldn’t be an ending.
How i envy them.
You run for you. You run because your very existence is a miracle and you’re going to do something extraordinary. You run to keep that temple of a body pumping and glowing.
You run until you’re drenched in sweat. You run for all of the people who said you couldn’t. You smile because with every step, you lead a life of “I can — just watch me.”
—Kristin Byrne, Elite daily (12 realisations runners have when they’re hitting the pavement)