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Edmond Jabès

The world where I look for you is a world without trees. —  Edmond Jabès, from “And Yukl speaks:,” The Book of Questions: Volume I [I. The Book of Questions, II. The Book of Yukel, III. Return to the Book] pg. 43 (Wesleyan; Rev. ed. Trans. from the French edition September 15, 1991) Originally published 1963.

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