Tuesday, July 19, 2011

More of TLP

` I shouldn't have listened to her,' he confided to me one day,  'one should never listen to flowers. One must admire them and breathe their fragrance. Mine perfumed all my planet, but I did not know how to enjoy her.   ...  At the time, I was unable to understand anything! I should have based my judgement upon deeds and not words. She cast her fragrance and her radiance over me. I should never have run away from her! I should have guessed at the affection behind her poor little tricks. Flowers are so inconsistent! But I was too young to know how to love her.' p. 38, The Little Price

5 comments:

  1. Just beautiful.Thanks for sharing it.

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  2. thanks taraaneh jaan!
    I hope you get through this phase of your life stronger and ultimately happier.

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  3. I should pick up TLP one of those days and read it too.

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  4. Just pick it up and read one page, "those days" will never come :) LOL

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