The point of marriage is not to create a quick commonality by tearing down all...– ― Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet
scuffalong: “It is through the power of observation, the gifts of eye and ear, of tongue and nose and finger, that a place first rises up in our mind; afterward it is memory that carries a place, that allows it to grow in depth and complexity. For as long as our records go back, we have held these two things dear, landscape and memory. Each infuses us with a different kind of life. One feeds...