On E-Books and Stephen Colbert: A Few Words With Maurice Sendak
“Grown-ups desperately need to feel safe, and then they project onto the kids. But what none of us seem to realize is how smart kids are. They don’t like what we write for them, what we dish up for them, because it’s vapid, so they’ll go for the hard words, they’ll go for the hard concepts, they’ll go for the stuff where they can learn something, not didactic things, but passionate things.”
It's not every day you get married, so you should do it exactly the way you want to. If running away quietly to city hall sounds like the perfect wedding day for you, then by all means–make it happen! But you should know that even elopements require a bit of smart planning. And since, you know, you don't get married every day, we tapped somebody who kinda does for some great advice.