There is a way up toward the better world we have seen in our dreams, but these stairs won’t build themselves.
I have a friend who took all the doors out of his house one summer. It reminds me there’s nothing I have that’s worth hiding, he said. No secrets is the key to world peace. He put them all back on that winter. I decided it was peaceful enough for me, he said.
I bet we could all live in peace for a long time, as long as everyone stayed out of my way, she said. I’d hate to be the one to ruin it.
There are moments when I’m completely at peace, but it’s usually before my children wake up & they’ll have none of that.
If I was a sabre-toothed tiger, he said, I’d bite you up. If you were a sabre-toothed tiger, I said, you’d be dead & that was the first quiet I’d had all day.
This is a modern dance with real animals. It’s supposed to symbolize peaceful co-existence, but it’s usually pretty loud & the dancers have to watch where they step all the time. I heard someone say they didn’t know peace was so smelly.
I understand it’s a long road to peace, he said, but I’m still hoping to get a ride part way because I’m so out of shape from the 90’s.
scattering little bits of happiness everywhere she goes, except at home because her family told her to get out & leave them in peace for godsakes
What if we all got along & people loved each other & sang songs about peace? he said. Would that be a good world? & I said I didn’t know about that, but it would be a good summer camp & he looked at me & shook his head & said, It’s no wonder you’re …
Why is peace so hard? she said & I said peace is easy. Keeping our mouths shut is hard.