Author: Michael (---.donpac.ru)
Date: 01-09-06 10:01
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When I have seen by Time\'s fell hand defac\'d
The rich-proud cost of outworn buried age;
When sometime lofty towers I see down-raz\'d,
And brass eternal slave to mortal rage;
When I have seen the hungry ocean gain
Advantage on the kingdom of the shore,
And the firm soil win of the watery main,
Increasing store with loss, and loss with store;
When I have seen such interchange of state,
Or state itself confounded, to decay;
Ruin hath taught me thus to ruminate--
That Time will come and take my love away.
This thought is as a death which cannot choose
But weep to have, that which it fears to lose.
Teaching should be such that what is offered is perceived as a valuable
gift and not as a hard duty. -- Albert Einstein
People call me the painter of dancers, but I really wish to
capture movement itself.
Without fear and illness, I could never have accomplished all I