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Monthly Archives: December 2013

Silent Traveller by Zeeshan Sattar
Silent Traveller, a photo by Zeeshan Sattar on Flickr.

“Odors have a power of persuasion stronger than that of words, appearances, emotions, or will. The persuasive power of an odor cannot be fended off, it enters into us like breath into our lungs, it fills us up, imbues us totally. There is no remedy for it.”
― Patrick Süskind, Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

Time by Zeeshan Sattar
Time, a photo by Zeeshan Sattar on Flickr.

Distance by Zeeshan Sattar
Distance, a photo by Zeeshan Sattar on Flickr.

He stretched out his hand desperately as if to snatch only a wisp of air, to save a fragment of the spot that she had made lovely for him. But it was all going by too fast now for his blurred eyes and he knew that he had lost a part of it, the freshest and the best, forever. — F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby