Stagnant water starts stinking, it remains fresh only if it flows. And the only thing that can keep you flowing is cheerfulness. So don’t miss an opportunity; whenever you can, laugh, smile, dance, sing.
Then a miracle happens one day: you become so full of light that you can go in darkness and the darkness disappears. You become so cheerful that you can go into sadness and the sadness starts laughing.
(just like the queen of the dark protects girls who find refuge in the shadow, her sister is the patron saint for girls in the light. girls who sleep with a nightlight, who find comfort in bright lights. the demons can’t hide from the light, no matter where they skulk. if they retreat to the dark, the light queen knows her sister will get them. the queen of the light devours the rest.)
“Diaphanous off-white, dusty pink, chalk, and pale gray, fabric blow away with the lightest wind. Inflated silhouettes and skirts with generous swathes of material fall in sheer cascades. The Au gré d’une brise collection permeates a pure sense of lightness.”