[ 69.1°F ]
They ate in silence with the slow enjoyment of those who know the worth of food.
[ carson mccullers, the aliens ]
I stand in the middle of the floor distanced from all things and think I will always remember myself like this, alone on the black-and-white tiles in the yellow blouse and the semidarkness, and I raise my arms and stretch them out and slowly turn my body around. I dance a dance so quiet only I can understand it, so as not to forget the body I have at this precise moment. I am seventeen, and my dance is so slow that nothing is lost of what is me up to this day.
[ per petterson ]