Self and reality. Symbol and language. Myth and image. Memory and consciousness.
Dream and unreality: locus communis.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Witness of the Fading Past

151/ In the photograph of your parents’ wedding, he stands, your father, resolute and unsmiling—a young man determined in his black and white world, in the style of the time, a serious recording of a major event, witness of the fading past, as he holds your mother’s laughing, trembling hand.