The jungle holds both beauty and terror in its depth, the most terrible of which is man. We have met the enemy and learned nothing more about him. I have, however, learned some things about myself. There are things men can do to one another that are sobering to the soul. It is one thing to reconcile these things with God, but another to square it with yourself.
Gordon Parks: American girls stopping for Cokes at the Colisee Cafe after watching a Saturday afternoon movie. Paris, 1951
I’ve had to draw a conclusion based on what I glimpsed through the stitching of the person suit that you wear