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Eugène Ionesco

The light of memory, or rather the light that memory lends to things, is the palest light of all…I am not quite sure whether I am dreaming or remembering, whether I have lived my life or dreamed it. Just as dreams do, memory makes me profoundly aware of the unreality, the evanescence of the world, a fleeting image in the moving water. — Eugène Ionesco, Present-Past Past-Present. (Da Capo Press; 1st DaCapo Press ed edition, March 22, 1998) Originally published July 1968.

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