All lovely or beloved, in black and blue, / To any dawn's immensities
disposed / On earth's far side they're seeing through / The lids we closed.
In his little book The Hidden Heart of the Cosmos (Orbis, 1999) Brian quotes the South American Indian teaching "that to become human, one must make room in oneself for the immensities of the universe" (p.
You made room for the immensities of the universe in your very own self when you made room for the immensities of St.
They saw a bigger frame of time and space, with us dwelling in what you might call `intimate immensities
,' that recognized not only the vastness of the universe but also the intimacy of natural processes.
We are above it all, distanced by the immensities
of time and space, looking down from a heavenly height at the tiny passions of those who fight.