"Africa is, indeed, coming into fashion." - Horace Walpole (1774)

10.16.2008

northampton


"Earth's crammed with heaven
And every common bush afire with God;
But only he who sees, takes off his shoes -
The rest sit round it and pluck blackberries,
And daub their natural faces, unaware
More and more from the first similitude."


-Elizabeth Barrett Browning, from Aurora Lee

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