Wednesday, 26 September 2012

"There ought to be books for sleeping: in the most vicious style, with barely chewable words, long as fingers, words that twirl into incomprehensible silver curlicues at the end; consonantal knickknackeries (or at most an occasional dark vowel in): books to fight thoughts."

- Arno Schmidt

Picture: "Pietje Op Boeren Stoel" by Suze Robertson (1857-1922).

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