“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!

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