too long, not enough…

one more day

One of us had loved the other more perfectly, had watched the other more closely, and one of us listened and the other hadn’t, and one of us held on to the ambition of the one idea far longer than was reasonable, whereas the other, passing a garbage can one night, had casually thrown it away.

― Nicole Krauss ―

too long not enough

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2 Responses to “too long, not enough…”

  1. NormalDeviations March 27, 2013 at 12:36 am #

    I wish I could add something to this. No, actually, I wish I could make that not be an experience.

    Which means, yes, I understand.

    • secretthots March 27, 2013 at 12:51 am #

      Your words are an unexpected balm – thank you. And also, yes – I wish that for us all…

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