September 2, 2015
The Darkest Thoughts
When people concentrate on the idea of beauty, they are, without realizing it, confronted with the darkest thoughts that exist in this world. That, I suppose, is how human beings are made.
Yukio Mishima — The Temple of the Golden Pavilion
Yukio Mishima committed suicide at the age of 45, a seppuku he planned meticulously for at least a year.