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April 20, 2019

Hesse: Goethe jokes with the Immortals.

Eternity is a mere moment--just long enough for a joke.

--Hermann Hesse's version of Goethe, dead, possessed of a superior perspective, and speaking to Harry Haller, in Steppenwolf (1927).


Posted by JD Hull at April 20, 2019 11:59 PM


It'll only seem like an Eternity!!

Posted by: Karla McGowan at April 21, 2019 01:44 PM

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