Thursday, November 19, 2015
Live, laugh, love
I may be a bit early, but when I created my journal spread today, based on "Live, laugh, love", I couldn't wait to share it. It has been a touchstone for most of my life and I have a number of art pieces based on those words.
When my daughter posted this new version, I knew it applied so much to the events of the past week, as well as all the horribleness in the world.
Live every moment, laugh every day, love beyond words.
The words of a Frenchman, Antoine Leiris, to the murderers of his wife, really touched me and if you haven't read his words pleasedo so.
Love must prevail over hate. What a wise, wise soul he has. If he can express these words, everyone else must.
Here is his letter in English to the murderers (I have taken the liberty to highlight certain sentneces)