September 19, 2004

True Love

True love. Is it really necessary?
Tact and common sense tell us to pass over it in silence,
like a scandal in Life's highest circles.
Perfectly good children are born without its help.
It couldn't populate the planet in a million years,
it comes along so rarely.

Wislawa Szymborska

Posted by reisel at September 19, 2004 04:17 PM