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At the observation deck, on dusk and romance.

“In any weather, at any hour of the day or night, I have been anxious to improve the nick of time, and notch it on my stick too; to stand on the meeting of two eternities, the past and future, … Continue reading

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Dance of the Wounded Soul

“The greatest enemy will hide in the last place you would ever look,” Julius Caesar She came to me in tears, going on and on about how she could’ve done better; about how she is definitely better than this; about … Continue reading

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Flight of the White Swans

“Nature is relentless and unchangeable, and it is indifferent as to whether its hidden reasons and actions are understandable to man or not,” Galileo Galilei As I sat across the tiny round table at the coffeehouse, I looked at Phaedrus … Continue reading

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The Breakup

“All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players: They have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts,” William Shakespeare As I stand at the Victoria Harbour, looking over … Continue reading

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On the couch, while watching The Amazing Race (s?)

The only television programmes that I flip on these days are those on the Asian Food Channel (AFC) and the Travel and Living Channel (TLC). And usually only during meal times, while I gobble down the occasional instant noodle, homemade … Continue reading

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At the coffeehouse, on here and now.

“He’s here but he’s not here. He rejects the here, is unhappy with it, wants to be farther up the trail but when he gets there will be just as unhappy because then it will be “here”. What he’s looking … Continue reading

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Liberty and Schmidt, the Little Grey Rabbit

“Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does,” Jean-Paul Sartre, Being and Nothingness (1943) Tucked in the corner of the garden lies a hole that leads to the rabbit … Continue reading

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