Quote by Karen Kingsbury
As I watched bookstores close, I began to wonder how that felt for the owners. Owning a bookstore was their dream and now they're struggling and seeing those dreams fall apart.
This quote reflects on the perspective of the observer witnessing the closure of bookstores and how it leads them to ponder about the emotional impact it could have on the owners. It highlights the empathetic concern for the owners, recognizing that their bookstores were their passion and dreams, and the difficulty they may experience as their cherished aspirations crumble before their eyes. The quote acknowledges the struggle of these individuals and the potential devastation they might endure with the demise of their beloved businesses.
What greater thing is there for two human souls, than to feel that they are joined for life--to strengthen each other in all labor, to rest on each other in all sorrow, to minister to each other in all pain, to be one with each other in silent unspeakable memories at the moment of the last parting?