Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 12, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

What Love Asks… (Hadestown #5)

Eurydice, with all the love and joy a heart can hold, asks this of Orpheus: promise me that things will always be this way. “I promise,” he says – and I would have believed that boy too. One’s heart breaks for their love, and their youth, and for their belief that anything might stay the same.  One must not hold too tightly to anything, I …

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