Angry or free …

December 9, 2014

When something in someone irritates us, it is the thing, if we are frank enough to admit, that we have. But it is far easier to transfer it onto someone else. It is painful to admit that we are exactly the same.

But the good thing is that the same applies to admiration. You cannot admire something in someone unless you have the same admirable quality. Can I admire a beautiful translation in Swahili? No, I can’t, because I don’t know that language. But in a language I know, I can…

Was Narcissus beautiful?’ asked the pond…

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: