In Remembrance: Virginia Woolf

I N   R E M E M B R A N C E   :   V I R G I N I A   W O O L F

On this specific day, I have chosen to post a draft dedicated to Virginia Woolf. On March 28, 1941, Virginia Woolf committed suicide. We honor this day according to her and all of her masterpieces for she was an amazing writer.

Her suicide note down below:

Dearest,

I feel certain I am going mad again. I feel we can’t go through another of those terrible times. And I shan’t recover this time. I begin to hear voices, and I can’t concentrate. So I am doing what seems the best thing to do. You have given me the greatest possible happiness. You have been in every way all that anyone could be. I don’t think two people could have been happier till this terrible disease came. I can’t fight any longer. I know that I am spoiling your life, that without me you could work. And you will I know. You see I can’t even write this properly. I can’t read. What I want to say is I owe all the happiness of my life to you. You have been entirely patient with me and incredibly good. I want to say that – everybody knows it. If anybody could have saved me it would have been you. Everything has gone from me but the certainty of your goodness. I can’t go on spoiling your life any longer.

I don’t think two people could have been happier than we have been.


The actual letter:

LineWe shall always remember her.

Rin03

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