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Professor Nietzsche Quits His Day-Job to » Hike the Swiss Alps Every Summer
Probably even more than Hemingway.
Not far from the border with Italy.
Which is where he headed for the winters. Down to warmer climates like Turin & Genoa.
.. at the University of Basel (founded 1460, Switzerland).
Ten years later, at age 34 (1879) he said » "Fuck it. I'm outta here. This shit is driving me crazy. Send my monthly pension checks to my new address at Sils Maria. I am now going to apply my considerable powers of intellect toward philosophy. Heck, I might even write a book or two while I'm there."
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