“when he ate and when she raised her eyes from the children

and looked at his face she saw that he was watching her

and then she heard the unbroken sound of the stream flowing”

– W. S. Merwin, The Folding Cliffs

Walden, Lionel. Luakaha. Honolulu, HI. Honolulu Museum of Art, 1916. Oil on canvas..jpg
Walden, Lionel. Luakaha.