A Little Something

“Das Schöne zieht einen Teil seines Zaubers aus der Vergänglichkeit.” (Hermann Hesse: Betrachtungen und Berichte II)

“Beauty draws a part of its magic from its transience.” – Hermann Hesse

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Drawing on rose petal, by Emily 

I looked a little irritated when my daughter peeled off a petal from one of the roses in my bouquet, but I was in a conversation and said nothing. A little while later she gifted me the rose petal back. – I smiled.

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