El Corazón de Gullveig

El Corazón de Gullveig
"...Tre gånger brände de den tre gånger borna,
ofta, ej sällan, dock ännu hon lever..."

lunes, 28 de mayo de 2012

"Men are so willing to respect anything that bores them"
Marilyn Monroe

Die Braut
Hanna Höch, 1927

"...A wedding, after all, is a ritual. But is there something beyond the ritual at all? There isn't... It's a great shame that we melancholiacs don't value rituals. I'm having a tough time at parties myself. Now we'll all have fun, fun, fun. Perhaps because melancholiacs set the stakes higher than at just a few beers and some music. And there's more of a party if we have coloured festoons. It seems so phony. Rituals are, you know. But if rituals are worth nothing, that goes for everything, you know..."

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