“I’m fading gracefully. The tragedy does not lie upon the fall. It lies upon the leftovers of fatal grace.”
Writing a final essay for my History of Modern Art class and have resorted to defining words like Daniel Handler as Lemony Snicket, e.g., palimpsest, a word which here means “scraped clean and used again" like one does with a supper plate when going for seconds.
Also, have written three pages on the theory of nothingness. Apparently, there are two widely accepted though opposing definitions of nothingness. Somehow, I thought there wouldn’t even be one definition considering it’s nothingness.
“My body is a dead language and you pronounce each word perfectly.”
“Here it is, the war
in me, start here.”