The old woman ran a leathery hand through her cropped hair. "Yes, you may weep for the fields of green, as they were gorgeous yet thought to be boring." She rocked back and forth and her wrinkled face contorted into a smile for the first time in the conversation. "You may always cry for the tulip fields as they were devastatingly beautiful yet loathed." And yet, as soon as her face had lit up like a thousand suns, it was once again devoid of expression. "But, nonetheless, reserve your pity for those that loved he or she that burned out, for every lover of Icarus knows that it is better to be hated than to go unnoticed."
I love mixing styles together in a way that makes me doubt my own skill