21 8 / 2014

"There is in her an almost miraculous clarity - few people are named with such precision…. Externally she had all the means of happiness. But a mind of that clarity could not be happy in meaningless activity. Happiness is complexion, not cosmetic: it cannot be laid on from outside, it must start from the center of one’s being: and she had only darkness in the center."

22 2 / 2013