A Sartre Haiku

A Sartre Haiku



So alone in the universe,

What am I to do?


Jean Paul Sartre identified our vast anxiety, to be one small individual in one small span of time in the vastness of the universe and eternity.  It certainly might cause one to sit shuddering in the corner of he darkness, drawing upon the courage of a night light.



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