Posts Tagged: public utilities

The turquoise shutters are still closed

"And the light crept up between the shutters
And you heard the sparrows in the gutters,
You had such a vision of the street
As the street hardly understands ..."

(T.S. Eliot no title from Preludes no. 3)
Charleroi-Jumet (B)

At a desperate corner

At a desperate corner

"Till, his best step approaching,
We journey to the day, 
And tell each other how we sang 
To keep the dark away."

(E. Dickinson in I sing to use the waiting)
Liège-Jupille (B)

Colourless flower tub in the shrubs

Colourless flower tub in the shrubs

"The odour from the flower is gone
Which like thy kisses breathed on me;
The colour from the flower is flown
Which glowed of thee and only thee!"

(P.B. Shelley in On a faded violet)
Liège (B)

A memorial for passing into oblivion

A memorial for passing into oblivion

"They are not long, the weeping and the laughter,
Love and desire and hate:
I think they have no portion in us after
We pass the gate."

(E. Dowson in Vitae summa brevis ...)
Ivoz-Ramet (B)

Sitting in front of Exutoirs IV

Sitting in front of Exutoirs IV

Jemeppe-sur-Meuse (B)