Sunday, March 6, 2005

White, Red, Black, and Pale

How the youthful, earnest heart soon forgets its first fervor and grows lukewarm, distracted by the world, compromising faith and justice and love for comfort or gain.

-From an introduction to the book of Revelation by Kathleen Norris; specifically, from the Pocket Canons series published by Grove Press - presenting the first twelve books of the King James Version of the Bible as separate volumes, as they were originally conceived, as literary works in their own right.

I took your photo out of my wallet today.