Heart Happy (cathy_edgett) wrote,
Heart Happy

Tolstoy -

James Wood writes in this week's New Yorker about how Tolstoy's War and Peace "works."

He ends the article with these lines.

    "To live, the poet Yehuda Amichai writes, is to build a ship and a harbor at the same time:  "And to finish the harbor / long after the ship has gone down."


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