The ideal of celibacy still exists for me. As time goes on, I’ll come closer and closer to consolidating it. It’s not that I don’t feel desire. It’s that I hope to reach a point, spiritually, that makes the struggle meaningful.

Emilio Sandoz in “The Sparrow” (Mary Doria Russell)

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