From such tiny beginnings do doubts grow like seedlings in the heart,
putting forth their branches, unfurling their leaves, until even the
memory of love is suffocated.
“The past tempts us, the present confuses us, and the future
frightens us. No choice is simple and no one can know what the
future holds.” — Babylon Five.
“So, because you are lukewarm, and neither hot nor cold, I will spit you out of my mouth” -Revelation 3:16
it is dirty,” he said. “It’s not some holy, exalted thing, you know. It’s about
appetite and wanting and need and all those other things that make
people do ugly things to each other. There’s no betrayal without love, no
loss without it, no jealousy. Half the ugliness in this world comes from it.
It cuts and burns and makes wounds that don’t ever heal. Give me hatred
any day. Now there’s an emotion I can get behind. You always know where
you stand with it.”