“It’s the large things in life that drive us, that we measure ourselves by; but it’s the small things, the daily things that–that become precious to us.”
– Rowan in Rosemary Kirstein’s The Outskirter’s Secret
As I get older, I see more and more truth in this trite-sounding idea. Or you could say that it’s yet another way of putting the concept that life happens in the cracks of bigger things or while waiting for something grand to happen.
Kirstein, Rosemary. The Outskirter’s Secret. New York: Del Ray, 1992, p. 132.
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