"You think all existence lapses in as quiet a flow as that in which your youth has hitherto slid…"

“You think all existence lapses in as quiet a flow as that in which your youth has hitherto slid away. Floating on with closed eyes and muffled ears, you neither see the rocks bristling not far off in the bed of the flood, nor hear the breakers boil at their base”

- Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre (via brainlessandbackwards)
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