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Quotation by Charles Baudelaire
The poet is like the prince of the clouds
Who haunts the tempest and laughs at the archer;
Exiled on the ground in the midst of jeers,
His giant's wings prevent him from walking.
Charles Baudelaire (1821–1867), French poet. L'Albatros, st. 4, Les Fleurs du Mal (1857).
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