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Emily Bronte – La notte si addensa attorno a me / The night is darkening around me

Edmund Dulac, from Stealers of light, 1916 The night is darkening round me, The wild winds coldly blow; But a tyrant spell has bound me, And I cannot, cannot go.  The giant trees are bending Their bare boughs weighed with snow; The storm is fast descending, And yet I cannot go.  Clouds beyond clouds above me, Wastes beyond wastes below; But nothing drear can move …

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Allen Ginsberg – Ci alziamo sui raggi del sole e cadiamo nella notte / We Rise On Sun Beams And Fall In The Night

William Johnson, New York skyline at night, 1943 Dawn’s orb orange-raw shining over Palisadesbare crowded branches bush up from marshes –New Jersey with my father riding automobilehighway to Newark Airport -Empire State’sspire, horned buildingtops, Manhattanrising as in W.C. Williams’ eyes between wire trestles –trucks sixwheeled steady rolling overpassbeside New York – I am heretiny under …

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