She takes his shaking hand in the dark. It feels good, like a root must feel when it finds, after centuries, another root to pleach to underground. There are a hundred species of love, separately invented, each more ingenious than the last, and every one of them keeps making things.
From the Book The Overstory, New York, London: W. W. Norton & Company, 2018, pages 144, ISBN 039335668X
Date Added: 2019 Aug 22