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Just as there are, for children, fairy tales in which a witch or even a fairy holds a
whole forest in thrall, as a child I knew a street that was ruled and occupied
entirely by a woman, even though she was always enthroned in her bay window,
carpet beating that came in at the window with the moist air on rainy days and
engraved itself more indelibly in the child's memory than the voice of the beloved
in that of the man, the carpet beating that was the language of the nether world, ...
colonnade or a window, threw into a relief by this colonnade, this window. Later I
noted as I looked down, "From century to century things grow more estranged."
Here I must observe in general: the solitude of such trances has its dark side.
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