It gives me a new lease of life to be here. I go into the forest alone and read my Gita and am quite happy. I will leave this place in about ten days and go to the Thousand Island Park. I will meditate by the hour there and be all alone to myself. The very idea is ennobling.
- Swami Vivekananda
7th June, 1895. PERCY, NEW HAMPSHIRE, The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda/Volume 6/Epistles - Second Series/LXVII Mrs. Bull