Time came slowly and passed slowly, so leisurely that at times he could swear it had stealthily doubled back on itself.
Kafka on the Shore)
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We heard no other sounds. We met no other people. We saw only two bright red birds leap startled from the center of the meadow and dart into the woods.
I think of rivers, of tides. Forests and water gushing out. Rain and lightening. Rocks and shadows. All of these are in me.
I wasn't particularly afraid of death itself. As Shakespeare said, die this year and you don't have to die the next.
Everybody burns out in this world; amateur, pro, it doesn't matter, they all burn out, they all get hurt, the OK guys and the not-OK guys both. That's why everybody takes out a little insurance. I've got some too, here at the bottom of the heap. That way, you manage to survive if you burn out. If you're all by yourself and don't belong anywhere, you go down once, and you're out. Finished.
Memories and thoughts age, just as people do. But certain thoughts can never age, and certain memories can never fade.
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