A beautiful, exuberant image of spring as an emotional and late arriving guest or friend, with its heavy showers transformed into ‘copious tears’. Welcome, spring, tears and all. We need them to help the summer grow.
‘As I write this spring barges in, late, with warm breath and copious tears.’
See also our quote-rich celebration of David Esterly’s magnificent book, The Lost Carving.
Source: David Esterly, The Lost Carving: A Journey to the heart of making (New York: Penguin, 2013), p. 137
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