A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough. Joys are found in it, not pleasure. What is pleasant belongs to dreams.
— Simone Weil, Gravity and Grace, “Illusions”
j'aime beaucoup celle-ci avec cette lumière sur les feuilles
Aha. The difference between joy and pleasure...indeed! (It has been a real joy, Ruth, to backtrack here at your site after being gone a few days!)
Welcome. If you would like to say something, rest assured that I will respond in my self, even if I do not respond in word.