This Thing About Time


“Tell me, he said, “What is this thing about time? Why is it better to be late than early? People are always saying, we must wait, we must wait. what are they waiting for?”
“Well […] I guess people wait in order to make sure of what they feel.”
“And when you have waited—-has it made you sure?”

James Baldwin 

Giovanni’s Room

 
 

Photographs from the historical archives of LIFE magazine

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