“Hello, My Friends”
Yes, that is actually what I said as I opened each box and greeted my beloved books.
I had such an enjoyable day, yesterday, rediscovering lost loves and favourite tomes. Placing them on one shelf and then deciding to move them over to the next one. Even in the moment, I realized how much I have always enjoyed the misunderstood act of book-shelving.
“I won’t be spending very much time with you now, my loves. You’ve been replaced…”