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Author QuotedAugustine Baker
Title QuotedInner Life and the Writings of Dame Gertrude More / dom Benedict Weld-Blundell, ed.
Date (Year/Month/Day)1963/09/10
ImprintLondon : R. & T. Washbourne. 1910
QuotationSpent an hour or more on Baker's Inner Life of Dame Gertrude carefully reading the chapters on "Divine Inspiration" (or part of them). I can see clearly how much I have failed in this attention where my active life is concerned-especially in my eagerness to publish, to make contacts, to spread messages. How wrong I have been!
JournalDancing in the Water of Life: Seeking Peace in the Hermitage. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 5, 1963-1965.; Edited by Robert E. Daggy. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1997, p. 16
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