piece of work about nothing
About, thinking about about —
...I will try to face the danger I see by refraining from spreading my ideas about literary matters, by not talking
about, so as to avoid augmenting the chatter with further chatter.
Ingeborg Bachmann to Paul Celan, Uetikon am See, 5 August 1959, in their Correspondence (Seagull Books, 2010)
18 November 2012
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