there's this moment in the documentary Grey Gardens when the focus of the film, Edie Beale, says: "It's very difficult to keep the line between the past and the present, you know what I mean?" and oh yes, edie. I definitely know what you mean. Maybe that (usually blurry) boundary is why I feel so excited and a little out-of-sorts this time of year. New Year's Day is a definitive line, demarcating then and now.
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