The voice of the sea speaks to the soul. The touch of the sea is sensuous, enfolding the body in its soft, close embrace.
1899 The Awakening, ch.6.
The artist must possess the courageous soul that dares and defies.Kate (Katherine) Ne E O'Flaherty Chopin
Itrust I will not be giving away professional secrets to say that many readerswould be surprised, perhapsshocked, at the questions which some newspaper editors will put to a defenseless woman under the guise of flattery. 214Kate (Katherine) Ne E O'Flaherty Chopin
The past was nothing to her? The future was a mystery which she never attempted to penetrate. The present alone was significant.Kate (Katherine) Ne E O'Flaherty Chopin
She was becoming herself and daily casting aside that fictitious self which we assume like a garment with which to appear before the world.Kate (Katherine) Ne E O'Flaherty Chopin