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Author QuotedIda Friederike Görres
Title QuotedBroken Lights: Diaries and Letters of Ida Görres 1951-1959
Date (Year/Month/Day)1963/10/07
QuotationYesterday began Ida Göerres' diaries which are very lovely. She is one of the most alert and honest Catholic minds, not at all conformist, and very true. I am glad of course that she likes The Sign of Jonas.
Quotation SourceDancing 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. 22
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