Night

“Why are you downcast, O my soul? Why so disturbed within me?” Ps 43:5

That’s what this sculpture by Aristide Maillol brought to mind when I saw it at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

The artist did an amazing job — it was as if everything about her just felt so sad.

But there is always hope.

The rest of Psalm 43:5 says “Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.”

One thought on “Night

  1. You really make it seem so easy with your presentation but
    I find this matter to be actually something which I think I would never understand.

    It seems too complicated and very broad for me. I’m looking
    forward for your next post, I’ll try to get the hang of it!

Share your thoughts

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s