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VARIETIES IF MELANCHOLY Hardback Book by THE SCHOOL OF LIFE

VARIETIES IF MELANCHOLY Hardback Book by THE SCHOOL OF LIFE

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Melancholy isn’t depression or anger or bitterness, it’s a serene, accepting, gentle, wise and kindly response to the difficulties and occasional misery of being alive. It steers an ideal mid-way course between despair on the one hand and naive optimism on the other. But melancholy is a well-kept secret. Those who feel the pull of melancholy moods tend to stay quiet about their tastes. We don’t often hear melancholy being celebrated or accorded the respect that it deserves.

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