LANGLEY, EVE

LANGLEY, EVE – Not Yet the Moon

It is a thought as sweet as heaven to know that in the minds of each of us the may by the fence still blooms in an eternal springtime; that the snowdrop has in our hearts a triple birth, and blooms in three separate minds, faultlessly… So that if all the flowers and grasses and hollows and hills of the old house were razed and mutilated – as they are now, I suppose – we keep them intact in three minds, each depending on the other to supply it with the delicate minutiae of remembrance.

LANGLEY, EVE - Not Yet the Moon

LANGLEY, EVE – Not Yet the Moon

The sun was a warrior whom I gladly contested and whom I overthrew. Dazzling and magnificent was the sun’s army on my back and joyous were the blades of sweat that came from my pores and vanquished him.

LANGLEY, EVE - Not Yet the Moon