Agreeable eye.

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More specifically concerning: image

24.05.02 – Friday

Quickly, quickly to college. Mortification. The dean read out more than five hundred names within the close confines of the lecture hall — we sat and chattered and waited. CLASS PICTURE — a dully composed image of a people who can scarce bear the sight of each other sitting very close together and squinting into […]

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T.E. Hulme pontificates…

Socrates Silenos

Began reading The Mask of Socrates: the Image of the Intellectual in Antiquity, and was struck by the following passage: The earliest portrait of the philosopher originated about ten to twenty years after his death and shows him in the guise of Silenus. In flouting the High Classical standard of beauty so blatantly, this face […]

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Frenchman’s dream

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a window to walk away in – Aram Saroyan, from Aram Saroyan (1968)

the heart of the matter

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derring-do among the philologists

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