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“The heart is the toughest part of the body. Tenderness is in the hands.”
“We have, each of us, nothing. / We will give it to each other.”
“It is either the beginning or the end / of the world, and the choice is ourselves / or nothing.”
“If I just work when the spirit moves me, the spirit will ignore me.”
Carolyn Forché, U.S. poet, editor, translator, human rights activist