"The true colour ..." Quote of Alice Meynell

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

The true colour of life is the colour of the body, the colour of the covered red, the implicit and not explicit red of the living heart and the pulses. It is the modest colour of the unpublished blood.

Alice Meynell
Alice Meynell (1847-1922), British poet, essayist. "The True Colour of Life," Essays (1914).
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