„You stared out of the window on the emptiness
Of a world exploding:
Stones and rubble thrown upwards in a fountain
Blasted sideways by the wind.
Every sensation except loneliness
Was drained out of your mind
By the lack of any motionless object the eye could
find.
You were a child again
Who sees for the first time things happen.“

— Стивен Спендер, "To A Spanish Poet" (for Manuel Altolaguirre)

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британский поэт, прозаик и эссеист 1909 - 1995
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