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Any pessimistic literature that interprets life as being tragedy but has a hint of hope or redemption underneath all the sadness
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it sounds like that's a personal issue, bro
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The Book Of Ecclesiastes, which has unfortunately been appropriated on this board by cringe anti-natalists taking individual verses out of context. You should read the whole thing some time, more than a few times
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In Memoriam AHH by Tennyson.
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Life is personal, yet also universal
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Yes, Schopenhauer of course. I don’t read him pessimistically.
And the Buddhist Pali Canon too, for the final red pill.
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lol Schopenhauer has no hope at all, existence is completely fucked and the only solution is to opt out. Literally hopeless.
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Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg.

https://youtu.be/PsHtqVTJ_6k?t=900
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VdqSJ5aGoV8
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>>21803161
Notebook of a Country Priest and Sweating Blood
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>>21803161
>Any pessimistic literature that interprets life as being tragedy but has a hint of hope or redemption underneath all the sadness
Kierkegaard obviously, but every time you take a leap of faith you hit the ground at 10 m/s/s.
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>>21803161
No Country For Old Men. McCarthy in general.
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>>21803161
Henry Miller
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journey to the end of the night
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>>21803161
The Road
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Crime & Punishment
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>hope underneath the sadness
HAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHahaahahhahaaaaaaa
(panting; *breaths in*)
HAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHHAHA
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>>21803161
All literature is like that
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My diary desu
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catch twenty two
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HPMoR
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>>21803161
The greeks unironically
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Kierkegaard and Nietzsche lived sad lives but their final moments were peaceful.



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