Tuesday, August 9, 2016


     Exaltation is the going
     Of an inland soul to the sea, -
     Past the houses, past the headlands,
     Into deep eternity!

I don't know about exaltation,
but how should I, given that it
isn't embodied. I wonder, then,
how I think one can know peace;
possibly, I do not ask enough?

Emily Dickinson
  A West Marin Quarterly
  Volume 1, Number 2
Estero Publishing, 1992©

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