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Bread and Music by Conrad Aiken

Music I heard with you was more than music, And bread I broke with you was more than bread; Now that I am without you, all is desolate; All that was once so beautiful is dead. Your hands once touched … Continue reading

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The Ego by Conrad Aiken

Ego! Ego! Burning blind in the forest of the mind what immortal alchemy or what immoral chemistry dared shape thy fearful symmetry dared dream thy fearful liberty and in the eye conceived the I and in the ‘Aye!’ a Me! … Continue reading

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