“And I hope, then, that a child who blessedly knows less of the world’s evils decides to laugh with his friends in a place that reaches your ears. I hope it carries you back to the fight, as it has done for me. Joy, in this way, can be a weapon—that which carries us forward when we have been beaten back for days, or months, or years.”
accidentally got to my shift early and invited my coworkers to watch the moon + stars with me after they finished opening the cafe.
it was a tender moment and i don’t regret being early — the world and people are too wonderful to complain.