„I'm creating an imaginary — it's always imaginary — world in which I would like to live.“

Quoted in interview, The Paris Review (Fall 1965)
Kontext: You know, they ask me if I were on a desert island and I knew nobody would ever see what I wrote, would I go on writing. My answer is most emphatically yes. I would go on writing for company. Because I'm creating an imaginary — it's always imaginary — world in which I would like to live.

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