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As he grew accustomed to the great gallery of machines, he began to feel the forty-foot dynamos as a moral force, much as the earl ...
The fly sat upon the axel-tree of the chariot-wheel and said, What a dust do I raise!
You know, if this is Venus, or some other strange planet, we're liable to run into some high-domed characters with green blood in ...
A lifeless planet. And yet, yet still serving a useful purpose, I hope. Yes, a sun. Warming the surface of some other world. Givin ...
In the atom's fizz and pop we heard possibility
uncorked. Taffeta wraps whispered on davenports.
...
But what these had been, our peoples, our selves--were with us then, were us, had become us--could not be anything but us, their r ...
The wheel and the brake have different duties, but also one in common: to hurt one another.
Even in the scorched and frozen world of the dead after the
holocaust
The wheel as it turns goes on accreting ornaments.
The figured wheel rolls through shopping malls and prisons,
Over farms, small and immense, and the rotten little downtowns.
Of the wheel as it rolls unrelentingly over
A cow plodding through car-traffic on a street in Iasi,
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