It is more deeply stirring to my blood than any imagining could possibly have been.

Hawkeye: My father's people say that at the birth of the sun and of his brother the moon, their mother died. So the sun gave to the earth her body, from which was to spring all life. And he drew forth from her breast the stars, and the stars he threw into the night sky to remind him of her soul. So there's the Cameron's monument. My folks' too, I guess.

– from The Last of the Mohicans, one of my favorite movies, which I re-watched tonight