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a face that says half-past seven the same way whether a murder or a wedding goes on

A tall one I know at the end of a hallway broods in shadows and is watching booze eat out the insides of the man of the house; it has seen five hopes go in five years: one woman, one child, and three dreams.

– From Carl Sandburg’s “Clocks

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