“My ecstatic burst of the night before had drained away, leaving me calm and clear. I couldn’t have explained then how the oak tree lives inside the acorn or how I suddenly realised that in the same enigmatic way something lived inside of me – the woman I would become – but it seemed I knew at once who she was.
For a woman to aspire to be a lawyer – well, possibly the world would end. But an acorn grew into an oak tree, didn’t it?”
The Invention Of Wings – Sue Monk Kidd
what are you all reading at the moment? 🙂