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Saturday, June 30, 2012

existence, part v (man, the terribly lucky mishap of skin)


where would we be without form?

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    1. individual character? we'd just be the clouds or those distant land masses behind him.

      xo
      erin

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  2. beautiful. Where would the photograph be without the question, the question without the photograph?

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    1. william, right where it was before, a speck in my chest or the reflection in my eye when i saw him.

      xo
      erin

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  3. wonderful, oh, really breathtaking - is he coming out of the night or going into it? it is both, isn't it, at least i think so, the desire to inhabit the form _and_ to escape from it at the same time.

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    1. roxana, you know better than anyone besides he that it is always both))))

      and then i wonder, if we are brave enough, isn't it always the same for each of us? how often have i desired to be here, here, here! with the sister desire equally as strong to be gone or un-!

      xo
      erin

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