Solitude is a state of mind
far removed from loneliness.
A lonely person will rarely
the tranquillity of life.
For being alone in loneliness
destroys the spirit from within.
But being alone in solitude
invigorates the soul for living.
Intombed in the depths of loneliness
a mind is imprisoned and chained.
To find peace of mind isn't
once found, life's treasures