Edgar Allan Poe, ‘Alone’

“From childhood’s hour I have not been
As others were- I have not seen
As others saw- I could not bring
My passions from a common spring-”

Edgar Allan Poe, ‘Alone’

I didn’t start that way for me. It turned that way
with time and experience. I often revisit these words
as a reminder of when and how.

Cheers,

Matt

Need to add this- Not the ‘alone’ portion..that’s not me
at all. More so the pulling my passion(s) from an uncommon
spring. I can literally drift on a river for hours and watch
the water, or the wind, and be filled. I do not feel alone. I should
have expressed that initially. I’m incredibly social and have
friends all over the country..even have the same childhood friends.
Anyway..enjoy your day.

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