Historians tell the story of the past, novelists the story of the present.
– Edmond de Goncourt, writer, critic, and publisher (26 May 1822-1896)
Thursday, May 26, 2016
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We carry the lives we've imagined as we carry the lives we have, and sometimes a reckoning comes of all the lives we have lost.
... Sometimes a reckoning comes of all the lives we have lost, and sometimes we take it upon ourselves to burn them to ashes.
Helen Macdonald, H Is For Hawk, pg. 129-130