Adrienne Rich On Human Relationships

   Adrienne Rich   (May 16, 1929–March 27, 2012)
Adrienne Rich (May 16, 1929–March 27, 2012)

An honorable human relationship — that is, one in which two people have the right to use the word ‘love’ — is a process, delicate, violent, often terrifying to both persons involved, a process of refining the truths they can tell each other.