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Antidotes For Boredom: D H Lawrence

In the ancient recipe, the three antidotes for dullness or boredom are sleep, drink and travel. It is rather feeble. From sleep you wake up, from drink you become sober, and from travel you come home again. And then where … Continue reading

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Boredom and Ennui

Is not life a hundred times too short for us to bore ourselves? Friedrich Nietsche I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train. Oscar Wilde The illustration is by Jae via Wikimedia.  She (he?) says: … Continue reading

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