He said “woman” in the same way I’d say “Mmmmm, yummy chocolate” after waking up from hunger pains and finding a Hershey bar in an empty refrigerator.
Our fall was, has always been, and always will be, that we aren’t satisfied in God and what He gives. We hunger for something more, something other.
creation fall hunger more satisfaction
We need houses as we need clothes, architecture stimulates fashion. It’s like hunger and thirst — you need them both.
art clothes clothing designer fashion
Give me hunger, pain and want,
Shut me out with shame and failure
From your doors of gold and fame,
Give me your shabbiest, weariest hunger!
But leave me a little love.
Fine. You stay here. I shall return when I’ve found food. But when you all faint from hunger later don’t think you can just feed on me.
He takes the guilt and responsibility that others can't. John takes the punches. I just take the hunger, and most times it feels like awful little.