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Richard Brautigan

There are so many better things for you
than to see your feelings sold
as magic lanterns to somebody whose body
casts no light.

— Richard Brautigan, from “Love’s Not the Way to Treat a Friend,” Rommel Drives On Deep into Egypt. (Delacorte Pr, January 1, 1979)

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