Break a vase, and the love that reassembles the fragments is stronger than that love which took its symmetry for granted when it was whole.
The English language is nobody's special property. It is the property of the imagination: it is the property of the language itself.
I come from a place that likes grandeur; it likes large gestures; it is not inhibited by flourish; it is a rhetorical society; it is a society of physical performance; it is a society of style.
Any serious attempt to try to do something worthwhile is ritualistic.