My week-end was wild, how about you?
She had resolved never again to belong to another than herself.
—Kate Chopin, The Awakening. (via ripe-figs)
Even as a child she had lived her own small life within herself. At a very early period she had apprehended instinctively the dual life- that outward existence which conforms, the inward life which questions.
—Kate Chopin, The Awakening (via classicsreader)