“I was incredibly angry at the imperfection of my own life,” he says.
And he emphasizes the importance of imperfection—even in candy land.
imperfection is a mark of modern sophistication, confidence, and youthfulness.
“The imperfection became a mark of distinction about their home,” Lahiri writes.
You remind us that men and women have imperfection in common, and are indivisible.
Each man and each woman of these times is singly but half a creature, and is naturally sensible of its imperfection.
We understand its perfection when we are able to explain it as a development from imperfection.
On every side he could see his pale, bloated face, here and there distorted and lengthened by some imperfection in the mirror.
To be an orphan was considered, it seems, in some sense an imperfection.
In this series the tendency for imperfection is always confined to the lower flowers, the terminal flower alone being perfect.