Lorraine Vivian Hansberry On Depression


Lorraine Vivian HansberryLorraine Hansberry (May 19, 1930–January 12, 1965)

It is curious how intellectual I have become about the whole thing… [about] what I apparently am. My unhappiness has become a steady, calm quiet sort of misery. It is always with me and when for a moment something or other stirs me from its immediate ravages (thank God that is still possible) — I wonder at its absence.