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Proem

Proem

  

by Octavio Paz

Proem Art and Culture Quotes

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Quote #4

the flute solo on the terrace of memory and the dance of flames in the cave of thought; (10)

Here poetry is related to another art form, music. Even though a flute solo doesn't have words, like a poem does, both are rooted in sound.

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