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remnant 27: “this was on the order of a minor miracle”

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Still, this was on the order of a minor miracle—running across someone you express your feelings to so closely, so completely. Most people go their entire lives without meeting a person like that. It would have been a mistake to label this ‘love.’ It was more like total empathy.

…When we got together, though, the time just flew by. We’d look at our watches and discover that we could barely make the last train. It was always hard for me to say goodbye. There was so much more we wanted to tell each other.

Haruki Murakami, “Man-Eating Cats,” Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman

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August 2, 2013 at 5:33 pm

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