The silence of the storm weighs heavilyOn their strained spirits: sometimes one will saySome trivial thing as though to ward awayMysterious powers, that imminently lieIn wait, with the strong exorcising graceOf everyday’s futility. DesireBecomes upon...
I think youth always helps you. Youth always has its advantages.
In my youth I thought I was going to be a professional rugby player.
To impatient youth, all things took for ever and any kind of waiting was torture. Pg. 221
When Douglas walked, his mind ran, when he ran, his mind walked.
In war, our elders may give the orders…but it is the young who have to fight.
Don’t worry if you fall, sweet girl. Youth is made for bruises.
youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
The island is ours. Here, in some way, we are young forever.