#SoftTuesday . . . .I love you as….

46863409_1948751025215672_989195929649152000_n

 

 

“I do not love you as if you were salt-rose, or topaz,
Or the arrow of carnations the fire shoots off.
I love you as certain dark things are to be loved,
In secret, between the shadow and the soul.”

From “100 Sonetos de Amor,” Pablo Neruda;

 

 

 

 

Illus. of “Topaz,” Gemstone Series, by Alphonse Mucha, 1900.
Text & image source: Edmund Dulac https://www.facebook.com/Oct2282/?

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “#SoftTuesday . . . .I love you as….

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s