The Most Majestic You
Chapter 4 Part 2
Qianxi checked the room number on the key and headed straight for the elevator.
She took off the suffocating formal dress. It was well after midnight when she showered, hopefully washing off all of her bad luck. Qianxi tossed and turned on the bed in the hotel room, but sleep refused to come. She opened the friend group chat and sent an excerpt from a book.
“We would never openly wish to teach ourselves to never have a wish. But if we did, perhaps an unexpected blessing will feel like something falling from the sky or blown over by a nice wind. If the result is not satisfactory, then at least we can comfort ourselves knowing that we had no expectations to begin with.
------Qian Zhongshu <Writings on the Edge of Life>”