“If the private life of the sea could ever be transposed onto paper, it would talk not about rivers or rain or glaciers or of molecules of oxygen and hydrogen, but of the millions of encounters its waters have shared with creatures of another nature.” ― Federico Chini, The Sea Of Forgotten Memories
"Glancing around, I undressed to my skivvies and rushed into the water. ...suddenly my belly took on a life of its own. It wanted to float, to reach to the surface of the water and drift like a huge ball pushed by the breeze...I closed my eyes against the sun and relaxed, giving in, floating." From page 127 of "Dollybird" written by Anne Lazurko. Available online at www.coteaubooks.com
ANOTHER PINNER SAID: When I was a little girl in Germany I thought ... "I wonder what my future husband is doing right now?" and in that moment I had a vision of a boy sitting on rock in water ... exactly like this image ... he had dark brown curly hair. My husband who I've been with for 24 years, grew up in the Pacific NW surrounded by water and looked very much like this!