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It was not despair; but it seemed to her as if life were passing by, leaving its promise broken and unfulfilled. Options
Daemon
Posted: Friday, April 3, 2009 12:00:00 AM
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It was not despair; but it seemed to her as if life were passing by, leaving its promise broken and unfulfilled.

Kate Chopin (1851-1904)
dmksage2c
Posted: Friday, April 3, 2009 10:14:26 AM
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That why life is referred to as "The boulevard of broken dreams" ---- most of us have walked it!
Christine
Posted: Friday, April 3, 2009 11:08:43 AM
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I see me in this quote. After a stroke and my husband dying, I am not motivated to do my art. I will copy this quote and put it in my art room.
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Posted: Friday, April 3, 2009 1:17:49 PM
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Christine, I hope that you will be able to feel the joy in creating art again soon.
Drew
Posted: Friday, April 3, 2009 2:05:20 PM
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Is this quote from The Awakening? I haven't read that book since high school.
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