These were often linked to the concept of the independent individual, who, it was argued, could best develop and thrive in a particular kind of environment. In part these have always been romantic delusions, but they express also our ongoing search for some sense of meaning and root identity beneath the layers of self or social deceit. The goal may be unattainable but the search is valuable.
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Isle of Wight
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