Men en gnist

What is the meaning of life? That was all- a simple question; one that tended to close in on one with years, the great revelation had never come. The great revelation perhaps never did come. Instead, there were little daily miracles, illuminations, matches struck unexpectedly in the dark; here was one.

– Virginia Woolf

The soft touch

Yes yes yes I do like you. I am afraid to write the stronger word.

– Virginia Woolf, The letters of Virginia Woolf, vol. 3