An Axe for the Frozen Sea

““You too have your tools,” wrote Kafka in a passage about fear, and I thought of that line whenever I was scared: I will get through this. I can talk to friends, write about it. Years later, I came across a different translation of the same text: “You too have your weapons.”

Source: The Believer
Published: Sep 28, 2018
Length: 25 minutes (6,260 words)
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