praise life

In spite of everything, in spite of all one knows and has felt — one has this longing to praise Life, to sing one’s minute song of praise, and it doesn’t seem to matter whether it’s listened to or not.  Will one ever be able to say how marvellously beautiful it all is?

 

Katherine Mansfield, from a letter to Marie Belloc Lowndes (May 1921)(Source: katherinemansfieldsociety.org


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