“Her oddness, her complete non-awareness of what the world thought of her, a nonchalance in the face of what I perceived to be an imminent danger from blacks and whites who disliked her for being a white person in black neighborhood.”
Call it luck, but while others were braving the cold back home, my friend and I enjoyed one of the most memorable trips so far in our 20’s.
the waters glistened
with timely fervor
the silence between two
an enduring reservoir,
of reaping truths
Your voice soon begins to crescendo
I fall too,
into a deep
but sacred sleep.
Also while other novels tend to glorify spiritual characters this novel humanizes both Rumi and Shams.
lilacs bloom in the middle of August their timing washes us with sinews of mountains we seek, it is in this time that gardens, too whisk dawn from the dust we sweep.
It is clear in situations where he needs to assert his superiority, Chacko will use English to expose others of their flaws.