Theres nothing about her curls that I havent seen elsewhere in the worldIve watched streams and been caught in them. The way steam leaves a source of heat is one of the many ways to leave that Im familiar with. People talk about lifes mysteries, but Ive seen clouds from above, and descending through them, Ive looked up.
Its important to let the grass grow a little while longer. Its not necessary to cut the grasslet it grow for a few more days. You can wait until its up to your waist, then you can cut it.
The train was delayed, but when it finally entered the station, and after I found a seat near a window and hoisted my suitcase onto the rack, I noticed that the woman sitting across the aisle was a person I had known in high school.
That evening, he felt still more how crazy he was; in the foyer of the Opéra, he met Delangle, who said hello to him. He underwent a movement of terror, and the big voice of the Provincial, so little made to touch someones soul, rang out to the very depths of his.
When I was at home, I always heard people mention Gao-ling. I got the impression that it was a hill, with several long, narrow little streets leading to it. On the hilltop was this citys largest hospital. People said that Gaoling wasnt far from my home.
My job that afternoon was to rake leaves for an elderly couple who lived a few miles away from my Grandmothers farm in central Indiana. They had half a dozen elephant oaks, each one of them a monster, some big shag-bark hickory and a giant maple with pretty red leaves.
Once upon a time, a lazy grasshopper watches an industrious one gathering food for the winter.
Character and Fitness is a semi-autobiographical novel about an unemployed social justice lawyer and his nurse girlfriend living in a shitty apartment complex behind a strip mall in suburban Philadelphia, the birthplace of our democracy.