161REBLOG"You’re not like the others. I’ve seen a few; I know. When I talk, you look at me. When I said something about the moon, you looked at the moon, last night. The others would never do that. The others would walk off and leave me talking. Or threaten me. No one has time any more for anyone else. You’re one of the few who put up with me."Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451
89REBLOG4REBLOG4REBLOG"Your silence has been with me and I have let it have its say. I feel, as always, the same closeness to you which your silence makes into a kind of speech of its own."Anne Sexton, from a letter to Dennis Farrell, August 2, 1963
12823REBLOG172REBLOG"I’ve always wanted to write a poem about the silence
that hums between us when we kiss.
But my heart is already beating too loud
and the rain is falling
and smudging all the words."Meagan Grisham