I love this expression! I think a lot of ships have sailed.
I think a lot of us are still waiting, though
Standing on the (now-dangerous) shoreline
Waiting for ships.
Ships that have already sailed…
‘Quote of the day’ with this post: “However, it is to Earth itself that I owe the most gratitude. It has strongly attracted me and engaged my respect and wonder all of my life.” – Dr. Rosalie Bertell, in the Acknowledgements in Planet Earth – The Latest Weapon of War, Rosalie Bertell (2001)