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Machado de Assis

“To him the stars seemed like so many musical notes affixed to the sky, just waiting for somebody to unfasten them. Someday the sky would be emptied, but by then the earth would be a constellation of musical scores”


Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis, The Devil's Church and Other Stories
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