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Blindman's Buff

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Conroy, F. (1977). Blindman's Buff. In Conroy, F. Stop-Time. Penguin Books, pp. 154-176

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[...] I stared at the meaningless stream of cars going by, my brain as empty and silent as the house around me. Within me sadness had given way to hopelessness. And I mean genuine hopelessness, when faith had evaporated and the imagination is dead, when life seems to have come finally and irrevocably to a standstill.

—p.170 by Frank Conroy 2 years ago

[...] I stared at the meaningless stream of cars going by, my brain as empty and silent as the house around me. Within me sadness had given way to hopelessness. And I mean genuine hopelessness, when faith had evaporated and the imagination is dead, when life seems to have come finally and irrevocably to a standstill.

—p.170 by Frank Conroy 2 years ago

(Greek mythology) the personification of death

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the stillness inside me, the thanatoid silence frightening me into a last-ditch effort to stay alive

—p.170 by Frank Conroy
notable
2 years ago

the stillness inside me, the thanatoid silence frightening me into a last-ditch effort to stay alive

—p.170 by Frank Conroy
notable
2 years ago