“Scenes from Childhood”, Op. 15 – I.
♫ public domain music
Mp3 performed by Donald Betts.
Released: 2010. Track 1.
“Beauty is no quality in things themselves: It exists merely in the mind which contemplates them; and each mind perceives a different beauty.”
— David Hume, Of the Standard of Taste and Other Essays
“Never in all her life had she imagined that this idolized millinery could look, to those who paid for it, like the decorations of an insane monkey.”
(Charlotte Perkins Gilman, “Unknown Book 6600339”)