February 21st, 2020

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Poetry Friday: Sweet Darkness by David Whyte

You must learn one thing.
The world was made to be free in.

Sometimes it takes darkness and the sweet
confinement of your aloneness
to learn
anything or anyone
that does not bring you alive
is too small for you.

- selected lines from Sweet Darkness by David Whyte

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