"... I imagine all white and frozen, that tip leaning toward Antarctica, swept by the Patagonian winds, inhospitable but clean and pure. Breast of the Last Hope, Useless Bay, Port Hungry, Desolation Island, names that had watched over the years, from his childhood there in the attic, in long hours of sadness and loneliness, names suggesting remote and isolated regions of the world ... "

Ernesto Sabato. The Dragon and Princess