She came into a room; she stood, as he had often seen her, in a doorway with lots of people round her. But it was Clarissa one remembered. Not that she was striking; not beautiful at all; there was nothing picturesque about her; she never said anything specially clever; there she was however; there she was.
More Quotes from Virginia Woolf:The poet gives us his essence, but prose takes the mold of the body and mind.
It is a thousand pities never to say what one feels.
So fine was the morning except for a streak of wind here and there that the sea and sky looked all one fabric, as if sails were stuck high up in the sky, or the clouds had dropped down into the sea.
She belonged to a different age, but being so entire, so complete, would always stand up on the horizon, stone-white, eminent, like a lighthouse marking some past stage on this adventurous, long, long voyage, this interminable --- this interminable life.
It might be possible that the world itself is without meaning.
Yes, she thought, laying down her brush in extreme fatigues, I have had my vision.
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