The Revivifying Carelessness of Sleep

Crucial is the dependence on the safekeeping of others for the revivifying carelessness of sleep, for a periodic interval of being free of fears, and for a temporary “forgetfulness of evil.”

Jonathan Crary, 24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep, 28.

Piero della Francesca, The dream of Constantine, 1455, Fresco on wall, Curch of San Francisco, Arezzo.