And how do you [Leonard Cohen and Anjani Thomas] achieve this blissful state? Please give us some advice.
With loss of memory and the will to forgive you can get very far. But the furthest one comes with kindness.
From Mit Gedächtnisschwund kommt man schon sehr weit by Von Johannes Wächter. Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin: Issue 17: 2007, an interview with Leonard Cohen & Anjani Thomas about their connection. Quote via Google Translate.
Note: I am republishing selected posts from my former Leonard Cohen site, Cohencentric, here on AllanShowalter.com (these posts can be found at Leonard Cohen). This entry was originally posted Mar 1, 2018.