surviving the common cold

by theuglyearring

The mother’s battle for her child with sickness, with poverty, with war, with all the forces of exploitation and callousness that cheapen human life needs to become a common human battle, waged in love and in the passion for survival.
~Adrienne Rich

(what heavy thoughts come with a fever.)
(and the perfect song for such thoughts:  Gymnopedie No. 3
(painting by igor melnikov)

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