I can tell you that solitude
Is not all exaltation, inner space
Where the soul breathes and work can be done.
Solitude exposes the nerve,
Raises up ghosts.
The past, never at rest, flows through it.

May Sarton
May Sarton (1912-1995) Belgian-American author
“Gestalt at Sixty,” sec. 1 (1972)
Added on 7-Sep-21 | Last updated 7-Sep-21
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