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Antonio Machado

Lord, life gets me tired, my throat is sore from shouting over the seas. Sea voices deafen me. Lord, life gets me tired, the universe drowns me. Lord, you left me alone, solitary with the sea. — Antonio Machado, from “Three Songs Sent to Unamuno in 1913,” Border of a Dream: Selected Poems, transl. by… Continue reading Antonio Machado

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