at each instant
Tokyo ca 1987
discarded machine detail; the kirlian scratch-runes a later accretion.
apropos of nothing (only because it's on my mind) —
The unity of a work of art must be ceaselessly in peril and still be preserved at each instant.
— Simone Weil (1909-43), Lectures on Philosophy (translation 1978): 187
16 December 2013
tags: Simone Weil; afters; blue; musts; peril; preservation; ruination; rust; Tokyo