I sometimes feel that Everett Ruess would have been my soul mate if I had lived when he did. I FEEL his soul, and understand him without ever having met him…
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Adventure is for the adventurous.
My face is set.
I go to make my destiny.
May another youth be by me inspired
to leave the snug safety of his rut,
and follow fortune to other lands.
From an Essay by Everett Ruess