Thoreau's Journal: 24-May-1853

Talked, or tried to talk, with R.W.E. Lost my time—nay, almost my identity. He, assuming a false opposition where there was no difference of opinion, talked to the wind—told me what I knew—and I lost my time trying to imagine myself somebody else to oppose him.


Unknown said...

sounds familiar. great capture.

pluto said...

This is really perceptive!
(I've never read Thoreau before. What a good idea to put his journal into blog entries).