Solitude is independence. It had been my wish and with the years I had attained it. It was cold. Oh, cold enough! But it was also still, wonderfully still and vast like the cold stillness of space in which the stars revolve.

‘steppenwolf’ should be boring to me since it is essentially this website if it were written by an adult

but i’m actually having a really good hot time with it

he mentions stars a lot