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I’m Going to Sleep

I’m Going to Sleep Teeth of flowers, hairnet of dew hands of grass, you, my gentle nurse have laid out the earthy sheets for me and the eiderdown of well-cleaned mosses. I’m going to sleep, my nurse, lay me down … Continue reading

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Horacio Quiroga- The Beheaded Chicken

The Beheaded Chicken- Horacio Quiroga The four idiot children of the Mazzini-Ferraz family spent the whole day sitting on a bench in the patio.  Their tongues hung between their lips, they had stupid eyes and they turned their heads with … Continue reading

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