reflecting on solitude lately, this reminded me of a Warsan Shire quote that I love:
“I am a lover without a lover. I am lovely and lonely and I belong deeply to myself.”
This week marks the 45th anniversary of a seminal moment in the civil rights movement: the legalization of interracial marriage. But the couple at the heart of the landmark Supreme Court case of Loving v. Virginia never intended to be in the spotlight.