all together, with feeling now, Weddings

Bravo, A Practical Wedding.

This quote, and this post, from A Practical Wedding is a godsend at this point. I needed to hear this, so thanks, Meg.

“Every one of us is called upon, probably many times, to start a new life. A frightening diagnosis, a marriage, a move, the loss of a job… And onward full tilt we go, pitched and wrecked and absurdly resolute, driven in spite of everything to make good on a new shore. To be hopeful, to embrace one possibility after another – that is surely the basic instinct… Crying out: High tide! Time to move out into the glorious debris. Time to take this life for what it is.”

– Barbara Kingsolver, High Tide in Tucson

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