Consolation is a trembling that does not reject suffering or demand change, but simply takes into account. This works because attention is a generous gift, Simone Weil.
What a simple trick. Girl in the livingroom saying 'Look' shining flashlight onto ceiling - this is something we should photograph. Or a trick just done to be seen.
with a shoe on the ball of its foot, staying in position
How are things? Yes good, everything in position. Everything is as it should be, ready for take off, expecting to see it happen any moment now.
"In one sense, impatience is right: there is no reason to wait, and the conditions for a decent life can be demanded at any time. On the other hand, there are questions to which emphatic or “radical” answers, as we like to say, can be dangerous. Furthermore, the current complexity is the result of opposing “impatiences”: the one felt by those who are excluded and the impatience of those who fear exclusion (the middle class); the impatience of people seeking refuge and the impatience of those who fear being overrun by refugees; and the impatience of those who miss how things were in the past vis-à-vis those who want to accelerate the arrival of the future.Jean luc nancy
Just as the ripest, sweetest fruit hangs by a mere thread, so periods of prosperity can fall of their own weight. But then, the law of the jungle, the law of the book, or the law of logic.The lack of limbs does not impede the movement of snakes. They have developed several different modes of locomotion to deal with particular environments. Unlike the gaits of limbed animals, which form a continuum, each mode of snake locomotion is discrete and distinct from the others; transitions between modes are abrupt. The posteriorly moving waves push against contact points in the environment, resulting in a forward thrust while the lateral components cancel out. Only sea snakes move backwards.