The light has changed;
middle C is tuned darker now.
And the songs of morning sound over-rehearsed.
This is the light of autumn, not the light of spring. 214 more words
which has been
the salvation of our people
Since to speak the truth gives
the illusion of freedom.
- Louise Gluck, “Legend”
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