Tag: cold

If the world seems cold to you

“If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.” – Lucy Larcom I am struggling with winter. This happens every year, and every year I struggle with it. I think it’s a combination of a 1910’s-era home

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Secret sorrows

“Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow I am completely aware that today’s quote is not particularly inspirational. It’s not very

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I shall not die of a cold.

As I sit here, my nose dripping like a tap, my throat twinging each time I swallow, and my eyes watering for sleep, I contemplate my future goals. I consider if I shall fail, be struck down, incapacitated, by rhinopharyngitis.

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