"letter of the word"
i said to a friend, famous for his composure -
rilke once wrote:
death is the saddest thing, beauty the most inspiring
so the death of beauty is the most tragic event.
my friend wrote:
assuming the same definition of beauty (not physical attractiveness)
i agree with your conclusion that "the most inspiring thing is beauty".
not all beauty is inspiring, but all inspiring things are beautiful.
i do not agree with the first given about death. you knew that already ...
i love the beauty of my friend and to think of that
absent from this world
is very sad.
but do you grieve for the loss to the world or
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