The nature of promises is that they remain immune to changing circumstances.
‘I was taught to be queen by Margaret of Anjou, and perhaps I have taught you how to be queen in turn. This is fortune’s wheel indeed.’ With my forefinger I draw a circle in the air, the sign of fortune’s wheel. ‘You can go very high and you can sink very low, but you can rarely turn the wheel at your own bidding.’
You talk of times of peace for all and then prepare for war.
Midnight Oil (via the-bigcrunch)