Aug 10, 2011, 2:18 PM
Post #11 of 13
From this hour I ordain myself loos'd of limits and imaginary lines,
Re: [esperanza] Going to the Chapel...
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Going where I list, my own master total and absolute,
Listening to others, considering well what they say,
Pausing, searching, receiving, contemplating,
Gently, but with undeniable will, divesting myself of the holds that would hold me.
. . .
Camerado, I give you my hand!
I give you my love more precious than money,
I give you myself before preaching or law;
Will you give me yourself. will you come travel with me?
Shall we stick by each other as long as we live?
Song of the Open Road
By Walt Whitman
My desire to be well-informed is currently at odds with my desire to remain sane.