with eyes shut

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"Gethsemane" - Rowan Williams

missedstations:

Who said that trees grow easily
compared with us? What if the bright
bare load that pushes down on them
insisted that they spread and bowed
and pleated back on themselves and cracked
and hunched? Light dropping like a palm
levelling the ground, backwards and forwards?

Across the valley are the…

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cryptohomorocker:

I found this at a drug store and got really excited because I thought that maybe now lesbian weddings get cheesy statuettes too, but apparently it is supposed to be “a bride and her mother.”
Um. Yeah. Sure.


Dude I found the same statue and took a photo of it! Must be weird for store clerks to see all the queers hauling out their cameras.
In any case, there is no way that either of these women mothered the other, unless we’re getting into some weird sort of sci fi heteronormative paradox.

cryptohomorocker:

I found this at a drug store and got really excited because I thought that maybe now lesbian weddings get cheesy statuettes too, but apparently it is supposed to be “a bride and her mother.”

Um. Yeah. Sure.

Dude I found the same statue and took a photo of it! Must be weird for store clerks to see all the queers hauling out their cameras.

In any case, there is no way that either of these women mothered the other, unless we’re getting into some weird sort of sci fi heteronormative paradox.