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  • Fallen faces - Igor Mitoraj

    Among the ruins of Pompeii

    Ozymandias I met a traveller from an antique land, Who said—“Two vast and trunkless legs of stone, Stand in the desert. . . . Near them, on the sand, Half sunk a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, Tell that its sculptor well those passions read Which yet …

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