This image was created for the article This is not an ode to a mother (ísl. Þetta er ekki óður til móður) by Silvía Jónsdóttir.
“We should never take her for granted, treat her badly and act like teenagers at their mother's house. I think most of us are aware that we behave differently in a peer-to-peer relationship than at our mom's house, which perhaps allows us to get away with all kinds of behavior that wouldn't be okay with a partner. If we begin to treat the earth with deep love, allow ourselves to be in love with it, caress, touch, embrace and surround it in eternal love, are we not more likely to fight for it with more passion?"