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Rainer Maria Rilke

“Here is the time for the sayable, here
is its home.
Speak and attest. More than ever
the things we can live with are falling
away,
and ousting them, filling their place,
a will with no image.
Will beneath crusts which readily crack
whenever the act inside swells and
seeks new borders.”


Rainer Maria Rilke, Duino Elegies
tags: home, say, sayable, speak, words
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