Sensual pleasure passes and vanishes in the twinkling of an eye, but the friendship between us, the mutual confidence, the delights of the heart, the enchantment of the soul, these things do not perish and can never be destroyed. I shall love you until I die.
Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all right out, just as they are, chaff and grain together; certain that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping and then with the breath of kindness blow the rest away.
(Dinah Maria Mulock Craik, 1826-1887)
Wednesday, January 16, 2008
In preparation for my own wedding I am reading through some wedding blessings and verses... here are a couple of verses I like:
written by rachel at 4:57 PM