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Rob C

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Genesis
« on: October 29, 2018, 09:05:37 am »

https://www.lexpress.fr/styles/mode/la-photographie-selon-sarah-moon_890247.html

Sorry, but some will be okay with this.

She sums up beautifully and, I'm afraid, exactly as it is.

Rob
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KLaban

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Re: Genesis
« Reply #1 on: October 29, 2018, 09:40:25 am »

Would you like to offer us a précis in English?

Exactly how what is?
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Peter McLennan

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Re: Genesis
« Reply #2 on: October 29, 2018, 12:06:34 pm »

Thanks for that, Rob. 

Against all odds, I'll offer Sara's precis: these words of Fernando Pessoa:

"What we see is not what we see, but what we are."
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Rob C

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Re: Genesis
« Reply #3 on: October 29, 2018, 02:13:45 pm »

Would you like to offer us a précis in English?

Exactly how what is?

"Ces mots de Fernando Pessoa: "Ce que nous voyons n'est pas fait de ce que nous voyons, mais de ce que nous sommes."

These words of/from Fernando Pessoa: "That which we see is not made of that which we see, but of that which we are."

It's a bit of a literal translation, but you get the sense of it.

Rob

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Re: Genesis
« Reply #4 on: October 29, 2018, 02:45:33 pm »

"Ces mots de Fernando Pessoa: "Ce que nous voyons n'est pas fait de ce que nous voyons, mais de ce que nous sommes."

These words of/from Fernando Pessoa: "That which we see is not made of that which we see, but of that which we are."

It's a bit of a literal translation, but you get the sense of it.

Rob

If it was anything but there'd be little point in being me.

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