By Aimee Crocker
If i've got lived totally and richly I thank God for it. My merely regrets are for the issues that i have never performed and for the studies i have never had. additionally for the folk i have never known.
I think completely that residing, within the completest feel of that be aware . . . learning the total great thing about residing and plunging one’s self totally into the humans that swarm via this existence . . . is a natural artwork. it truly is, I truthfully imagine, the top inventive accomplishment we will be able to wish for. the entire recognized arts. . . your work, your sculpture, your song, your books . . . all these issues are just the symbols of that greater artwork: living.
I were accused of residing adventurously. allow us to admit the be aware. yet i haven't been an “adventuress.” If i have not cared approximately your man-made conventions (and each glossy school-girl may snigger at these of my day), i used to be now not immoral, yet un-moral. If i've got frequently enjoyed, i've got a minimum of enjoyed good and entirely. i've got not anything to feel embarrassment about, even with the scandalous press reviews that hopeful newshounds controlled to take advantage of to amuse a scandal-loving public. And if i've got dared to stay my nostril into difficulty simply because the sport used to be enjoyable, does it make me a brazen hussy?
No, this isn't an apology.
It is the memories of a lady who's now not younger and who has crowded loads of circulate and enjoyable and motion and love and experience right into a lifetime now drawing in the direction of its close.
And if i'll reside it back, this very lengthy lifetime of mine, i'd like to do so. And the one distinction will be that i'd attempt to crowd in nonetheless extra ... extra areas, extra issues, extra ladies, extra males, extra love, extra excitement.
Let the Mrs. Grundys arch their eyebrows and succeed in for his or her smelling salts.
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