In the House Upon the Dirt Between the Lake and the Woods

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4:03 am
Thu June 20, 2013

When Love Is 'In The House'

Wessel Du Plooy

"Love is not all," warned the poet Edna St. Vincent Millay. "It is not meat nor drink / Nor slumber nor a roof against the rain." She was right, of course, but if there were ever any advice destined to fall on stubbornly deaf ears, this is it. Love is not all, but it always feels like it is, whether you're happily partnered or bereft.

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