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Quotation by Mervyn Peake
Each day I live in a glass room
Unless I break it with the thrusting
Of my senses and pass through
The splintered walls to the great landscape.
Mervyn Peake (1911–1968), British author, artist. "Each Day I Live in a Glass Room," A Reverie of Bone (1967).
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