Captain Corelli’s Mandolin (via You Will Know Elasticity)

I have read this multiple times and like it more each time. I believe that a truly great piece of work is timeless, instructive, relatable and revelatory. This passes the test. It encompasses my philosophy and I can only pay it the highest compliment, “I wish I wrote it”.

Love is a temporary madness, It erupts like volcanoes and then subsides. And when it subsides you have to make a Decision. You have to work out whether your roots have so Entwined together That it is inconceivable that you should ever part. Because this is what love is. Love is not breathlessness, It is not excitement, It is not the promulgations of eternal passion. That is just being “in love” which any fool can do. Love itself is what is left o … Read More

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