More specifically concerning: nostalgia
Is it possible to feel nostalgia for a place one has not left? Can one miss and long for the very place one happens to be, because one shall too soon leave? I dread returning to my country.
all the baggage
So I was reading Paul Fussell’s book about travel, Abroad. Of course it’s not just about travel, though he does spend some thirty-odd (or more or less, I’ve returned it to the library and cannot refer to it now) pages lamenting the impossibility of true travel1 in this degraded age of tourism, it’s about literary […]
A view (22)
This I will miss.
Crambe repetita (23)
Hope Mirrlees, The Counterplot
It’s nice not to have to focus on anything.
Crambe repetita (33)
Monica Dickens, Mariana.