Wednesday, March 17, 2010

that is just what it isn't

You imagine the carefully pruned, shaped thing that is presented to you is truth. That is just what it isn't. The truth is improbable, the truth is fantastic; it's in what you think is a distorting mirror that you see the truth. Jean Rhys
Painting by Mark Rothko

3 comments:

Patty said...

A very beautiful quote from Jean Rhys, thanks for posting!

Cindy said...

Looks soulful.

secret, fragile skies said...

gorgeous Rhys.