I wanted to tell her that she was the first beautiful thing I had seen in three years. That the sight of her yawning to the back of her hand was enought to drive the breath from me. How I sometimes lost the sense of her words in the sweet fluting of her voice. I wanted to say that if she were with me then somehow nothing could ever be wrong for me again.
It is the obscene horror, the dry, fucked-out aspect of things which makes this crazy civilization look like a crater. It is this great yawning gulf of nothingness which the creative spirits and mothers of the race carry between their legs.
The gods are watching, but idly, yawning.
Why doth one man's yawning make another yawn.
I'm not gay, but everyone deserves and is entitled to human rights. It's God given. Although it's pretty much impossible to stay silent all day... sneezing and yawning and what not.
Our cautious ancestors, when yawning, blocked the way to the entrance of evil spirits by putting their hands before their mouths. We find a reason for the gesture in the delicacy of manner which forbids an indecent exposure.
The director is simply the audience. So the terrible burden of the director is to take the place of that yawning vacuum, to be the audience and to select from what happens during the day which movement shall be a disaster and which a gala night. His job is to preside over accidents.
I was learning the importance of names -- having them, making them -- but at the same time I sensed the dangers. Recognition was followed by oblivion, a yawning maw whose victims disappeared without a trace.
Deem not life a thing of consequence. For look at the yawning void of the future, and at that other limitless space, the past.
Life is too short, and the time we waste in yawning never can be regained.
It's a terrible loss. I'm sorry Pat didn't do more to keep him. I think it creates a gaping, yawning hole in county leadership.
You can have the greatest player in terms of mastering an instrument and you could be yawning your head off when you hear them. So, it's not what you do, but the way you're doing it and in the end that's all that we have.
Detective stories are the art-for-art's sake of yawning Philistinism.