To love someone is to put yourself in their place, we say, which is to put yourself in their story, or figure out how to tell yourself their story. Which means that a place is a story, and stories are geography, and empathy is first of all an act of imagination, a storyteller’s art, and then a way of traveling from here to there.

TOP 25 QUOTES BY REBECCA SOLNIT (of 197) | A-Z Quotes. (2020). Retrieved 24 June 2020, from https://www.azquotes.com/author/13861-Rebecca_Solnit

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