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The Optimist

OPTIMIST

It’s not the imperfection of humans that is so troubling, for the optimist accepts the premise that humans are inherently flawed. Rather it is the extent of those flaws, their expression, their dimension and depth, their width, their form and manifestation, the unrelenting drumbeat — enough that the optimist is overwhelmed — but not alone. Bedside him, the cynic plunges, and hits the floor, dazed and weak, but still breathing, and gradually regains the strength to stand upright and begin the cycle all over again.

 

Things That Never Made It Into Print

By Things That Never Made It Into Print

Keep it simple ... Radical ... Writer, Artist, Dancer, Musician, Chicago Betty

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