„Little Fly,
Thy summer’s play
My thoughtless hand
Has brushed away.

Am not I
A fly like thee?
Or art not thou
A man like me?

For I dance,
And drink, and sing,
Till some blind hand
Shall brush my wing.“

—  Уильям Блейк, 1790s, Songs of Experience (1794), The Fly, st. 1–3
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английский поэт и художник, мистик и визионер 1757 - 1827

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