Thomas Merton Center

Merton Correspondence:

The "Unidentified First Names (filed at the end of the sequence)" file

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Type:  TL[c] - Carbon copy of a typed letter (not signed).

To/From:  to Marie from Merton from "Unidentified First Names (filed at the end of the sequence)"-->

# of pages:  1

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First Lines:  "Marie, this question of loneliness is one that has no answer that is fully satisfactory."

Contents:  [1st page missing] experience of loneliness - the fact of death - Christian perspectives on grace in the face of despair - avoidance of a "superficial Christian 'optimism'" / brutalities of modern life - neither Merton nor Marie have yet been "beaten to death with chains like the Negroes of Mississippi"

Language:  English

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Unique identifier:  Section A- "Unidentified First Names (filed at the end of the sequence):"    undated/January/27