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Morning Glory: Edward Thomas

The glory of the beauty of the morning, – The cuckoo crying over the untouched dew; The blackbird that has found it, and the dove That tempts me on to something sweeter than love; White clouds ranged even and fair … Continue reading

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Time: Hector Berlioz

Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils. Hector Berlioz The illustration is copyright: Suzanne Tucker via Shutterstock

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A Dance To The Music Of Time: Anthony Powell

These classical projections, and something from the fire, suddenly suggested Poussin’s scene in which the Seasons, hand in hand and facing outward, tread in rhythm to the notes of the lyre that the winged and naked greybeard plays. The image … Continue reading

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Time Does Not Assuage: Emily Dickinson

They say that ‘time assuages,’– Time never did assuage; An actual suffering strengthens, As sinews do, with age. Time is a test of trouble, But not a remedy. If such it prove, it prove too There was no malady. Emily … Continue reading

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