“O sanfter, süsser Hauch!
Schon weckest du wieder
Bald blühen die Veilchen auch.”
(J.L. Uhland in Frühlingsahnung)
“En attendant je serai
À la maison toute seule,
Sans avoir un seul baiser
À me mettre sous la gueule.”
(J. Supervielle in Abandonnée)
“I just need some place where I can lay my head.
“Hey, mister, can you tell me where a man might find a bed?”
He just grinned and shook my hand, and “No!”, was all he said.”
(Bob Dylan in The weight)
“We embraced, there in the parking lot
of the ordinary.
How could I know your arms were arguing last things?”
(M. Kallet in Saying Goodbye)
“The pride of the peacock is the glory of God.
The lust of the goat is the bounty of God.
The wrath of the lion is the wisdom of God.
The nakedness of woman is the work of God.”
(William Blake in Proverbs of Hell)