page 98 of 192 of The Pisan Cantos

“I rose through the aureate sky”

Tune the ancient lute to hear the sounds not heard in generations. Language, the old meanings of words “root” – the plant has roots hidden in the earth and words have meaning we aren’t always aware of, but words have meaning. Words are important. In the beginning was the word. I am words.

We are all “centaur[s]” We are half beastly nature, half language rationals. Liminal