For she had embodied the Great Perhaps--she had proved to me that it was worth it to leave behind my minor life for grander maybes, and now she was gone and with her my faith in perhaps.
I have a higher and grander standard of principle than George Washington. He could not lie; I can, but I won't.
What a grand thing, to be loved! What a grander thing still, to love!
Grand Thing Grander Love Loved Still
It is worth it to leave behing my minor life for grander maybes
Her heart was broken perhaps, but it was a small inexpensive organ of local manufacture. In a wider and grander way she felt things had been simplified.
observation satire Love
What a grand thing it is to be loved! What a far grander thing it is to love! The heart becomes heroic, by dint of passion.