air sea Compassed & guarded by this forest of fir weeds Spiritual fires burn in every tree in every leaf in every [stem] Nature has no limits no absolute seperations All that is God made is joined & [oned] by forces unescapable as gravitation Two streams Sentinel flow from meadow lol [between] Ost [Ostrander] Rocks & Ill [Illilouette]
Ridge past W [west] side Sent [Sentinel] Dome Bogs become dry by [Sand] washings Then P [pinus] contorta [drive] higher Forest of P Con [pinus contorta] fire killed on [Pohono] Aspen on rough mors [moraines] high filling up Killing for higher life
Original journal dimensions: 7 x 11 cm.
Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library
John Muir, journals, drawings, writings, travel, journaling, naturalist