The Art of Tetman Callis

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Entries Tagged as 'Carson McCullers'

Handle with care

August 6th, 2014 · No Comments

“The hearts of small children are delicate organs. A cruel beginning in this world can twist them into curious shapes. The heart of a hurt child can shrink so that forever afterward it is hard and pitted as the seed of a peach. Or again, the heart of such a child may fester and swell […]

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Stick it in right there

August 5th, 2014 · 2 Comments

“Love is a joint experience between two persons—but the fact that it is a joint experience does not mean that it is a similar experience to the two people involved. There are the lover and the beloved, but these two come from different countries. Often the beloved is only a stimulus for all the stored-up […]

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