The good thing about visiting an untapped island, a cove, or what have you, you get to solo everything and witness a unique biodiversity. The problem is, you are an alien, and all the living organisms from all sources, signal each other to put their defense level on a higher scale until they see you leave their territory or worse, dead. Just sayin'.
''When I was little, the school brought us on a field trip to Alcatraz. They allowed us to experience the isolation room in Block D for a few seconds if we like.
Those few seconds in darkness and silence was torturous. I felt lonely. I felt scared. How can anyone live in here? -
The prisoners had hearts that are cold. Whether it was conditioned through their upbringing or experiences in life, they were cold. Maybe it allowed them to escape the pain they know not of.
From that day on, I reminded myself to never lose touch of my feelings and emotions. Only then can I be sure that I'm human. '' -
- A lady I talked to during my visit to Alcatraz