The Asymmetry Of Love


There is always one who loves, and one who allows himself to be loved.

Il y a toujours celui qui baise, et celui qui tend la joue.

(There is always one who kisses, and one who offers his or her cheek to be kissed).

For once, this is something on which the English and the French are in total agreement, but the author is anonymous.

The illustration is copyright: Everett Collection via Shutterstock

About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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