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"Even as I hold you I think of you as someone gone far, far away. Even as I hold you I am letting..."

“ Even as I hold you I think of you as someone gone far, far away. Even as I hold you I am letting go. ” - Alice Walker, from Her Blue Body Everything We Know: Earthling Poems 1965-1990; “Even As I Hold You” (via violentwavesofemoti...
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