douxquelamort: If I could see, not surfaces, But could express What lies beneath the skin Where the blood moves In fruit or head or stone, Then would I know the one Essential And my eyes When dead Would give the worm No hollow food. Mervyn Peake
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christopher-walken: Brave New World novelist Aldous Huxley was diagnosed with cancer in 1960, at which point his health slowly began to deteriorate. On his deathbed in November of 1963, just as he was passing away, Aldous - a man who for many years had been fascinated with the effects of psychedelic drugs since being introduced to mescaline in 1953 - asked his wife Laura to administer him with...