The World I Live In

I have refused to live
locked in the orderly house of
reasons and proofs.
The world I live in and believe in
is wider than that.  And anyway,
what’s wrong with Maybe?

You wouldn’t believe what once or
twice I have seen. I’ll just
tell you this:
only if there are angels in your head will you
ever, possibly, see one.

– Mary Oliver, Felicity


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2 Comments

  1. Posted November 6, 2015 at 2:43 pm | Permalink

    Thank you for this, Lindsey. Your posts always bring me something timely to reflect on and add into my days.

  2. Posted November 6, 2015 at 4:44 pm | Permalink

    So, so lovely.