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bearded by brilliances.
A dream of a cockchafer
sheds light on it.
Behind that, halftoned with lamentations,
Freud’s forehead opens up:
compacted of silence
breaks out in a proposition:
logy for the last
The glottal stop is breaking
(translated from the German by Nikolai Popov and Heather McHugh)
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