Tomorrow is a Monday

St. Augustine said the rapture of the saved soul will “flow over” into the glorified body. In the light of our present specialized and depraved appetites we cannot imagine this torrens voluptatis…. Meanwhile the cross comes before the crown and tomorrow is a Monday morning.

– C. S. Lewis, The Weight of Glory (The Weight of Glory & Other Addresses)

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  1. “Torrent of voluptuous pleasure” — what a phrase!

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