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Thursday, August 27, 2009

To be chosen (Solnit)

Justice, a book on classical lore asserted, stood at the gates of Hades deciding who would go in, and to go in was to be chosen for refinement through suffering, adventure, transformation, a punishing route to the reward that is the transformed self.
Rebecca Solnit, from A Field Guide to Getting Lost

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