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A Sonnet is a moment's monument,--
Memorial from the Soul's eternity
To one dead deathless hour.
Scorn not the sonnet; critic, you have frowned,
Mindless of its just honors; with this key
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Time in the heart and sequence in the brain--
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There are no other questions than these,
Half squashed in mud, emerging out of the moment
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In general a thing is romantic when, as Aristotle would say, it is wonderful rather than probable; in other words, when it violate ...
I have three phobias which, could I mute them, would make my life as slick as a sonnet, but as dull as ditch water: I hate to go t ...
Reminiscences, even extensive ones, do not always amount to an autobiography.... For autobiography has to do with time, with seque ...
The artistic performance of a stage actor is definitely presented to the public by the actor in person; that of the screen actor, ...
When we experience a film, we consciously prime ourselves for illusion. Putting aside will and intellect, we make way for it in ou ...
Homer sweeps us away by the irresistible movement of lines through a whole passage to a splendid climax. What counts is the single ...
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