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Leonard Cohen - Is This What You Wanted
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As our eyes grow accustomed to sight they armour themselves against wonder.
Leonard Cohen - Famous Blue Raincoat
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Leonard Cohen - First We Take Manhattan
The world was being hoaxed by a disciplined melancholy. All the sketches made a virtue of longing. All that was necessary to be loved widely was to publish one’s anxieties. The whole enterprise of art was a calculated display of suffering.
Leonard Cohen, “The Favourite Game”
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With one hand on the hexagram and one hand on the girl
I balance on a wishing well that all men call the world.
We are so small between the stars, so large against the sky,
and lost among the subway crowds I try to catch your eye.
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Reality is one of the possibilities I cannot afford to ignore.
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Don’t call yourself a secret
unless you mean to keep it.
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She was made of flesh and eyelashes.
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