"Observing him in ..." Quote of Edgar Allan Poe

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Observing him in these moods, I often dwelt meditatively upon the old philosophy of the Bi-Part Soul, and amused myself with the fancy of a double Dupin—the creative and the resolvent.

Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), U.S. author. "The Murders of the Rue Morgue," Graham's Magazine (1841). Idealizing mental disintegration.