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The Bell Jar, Sylvia Plath What: Plath’s beloved semi-autobiographical novel about a young girl’s spiral into depression. Why: Because at your darkest moments, sometimes it helps to remember: Plath felt it too, and felt it worst, and felt it most beautifully.
Continued opinion. This feeling of being completely apart from the world is quite haunting, as this symbolises her need for an escape, and possible death. I think people reblog these quotes quite mindlessly, without understanding their deeper, sad meaning.
Sylvia Plath, “The Bell Jar,” 1978 | The 22 Most Iconic Book Covers Of All Time I finished reading The Bell Jar for the first time and I found it interesting and it is clear about the gender stereotype roles which is making her depressed, it was interesting.