Compassion hurts. When you feel connected to everything, you also feel responsible for everything. And you cannot turn away. Your destiny is bound with the destinies of others. You must either learn to carry the Universe or be crushed by it. You must grow strong enough to love the world, yet empty enough to sit down at the same table with its worst horrors.
they put their lines in the water when the sun comes up start drinking when it’s going down dancing real slow to the radio ‘cause her man come back around they might go down to Pensacola, do a little fishing on the old Gulf Shore but they don’t like to stay out all night they way they did before they don’t care about what they say, she never listens anyway