40. Cardboard Box City

(They sit in the landscape painting, watching people…. watching people watch them, but they never know they are watched, they're living forever, but oh so slowly, because each start begins a story, each creation is a world, and we've begun so many times, in so many places, so many paintings… So many people watching us, in another gallery, somewhere else, and we are moving slowly, and their world is just a creation.)

  • "Main Entry: 1God 
  • Pronunciation: \ˈgäd also ˈgȯd\
  • Function: noun
  • Etymology: Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old High German got god
  • Date: before 12th century

1 capitalized : the supreme or ultimate reality: as a : the Being perfect in power, wisdom, and goodness who is worshipped as creator and ruler of the universe b Christian Science : the incorporeal divine Principle ruling over all as eternal Spirit : infinite Mind 
2 : a being or object believed to have more than natural attributes and powers and to require human worship; specifically : one controlling a particular aspect or part of reality
3 : a person or thing of supreme value
4 : a powerful ruler"

  • "Main Entry: 1love 
  • Pronunciation: \ˈləv\
  • Function: noun
  • Etymology: Middle English, from Old English lufu; akin to Old High German luba love, Old English lēof dear, Latin lubēre, libēre to please
  • Date: before 12th century

1 a (1) : strong affection for another arising out of kinship or personal ties <maternal love for a child> (2) : attraction based on sexual desire : affection and tenderness felt by lovers (3) : affection based on admiration, benevolence, or common interests <love for his old schoolmates> b : an assurance of love <give her my love>
2 : warm attachment, enthusiasm, or devotion <love of the sea>
3 a : the object of attachment, devotion, or admiration <baseball was his first love> (1) : a beloved person : darling —often used as a term of endearment (2) British —used as an informal term of address
4 a : unselfish loyal and benevolent concern for the good of another: as (1) : the fatherly concern of God for humankind (2) : brotherly concern for others b : a person's adoration of God
5 : a god or personification of love
6 : an amorous episode : love affair
7 : the sexual embrace : copulation
8 : a score of zero (as in tennis)
9 capitalized Christian Science : god

— in love : inspired by affection"

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