Quote for Today: Henry Beston

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Learn to reverence night and to put away the vulgar fear of it, for, with the banishment of night from the experience of man, there vanishes as well a religious emotion, a poetic mood, which gives depth to the adventure of humanity.

Henry BestonThe Outermost House: A Year of Life on the Great Beach of Cape Cod
Stars Above Haleakala
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2 thoughts on “Quote for Today: Henry Beston

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  2. katmcdaniel Reply

    Reblogged this on synkroniciti and commented:

    A goodie from two years ago to finish off our focus on the theme of night.

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