Saturday, January 22, 2011

In the swift whirl of time
music is a constant,
reminding us of what we were
and of that toward which we aspired.
Art thou troubled?
Music will not only calm,
it will ennoble thee.

-- Ralph Ellison
(in The Music Lover's Literary Companion,
compiled by Joan and Dannie Abse)

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