Taking Marinetti Literally

 

O insensata cura de’ mortali

Quanto son diffetivi sillogismi

Quei che ti fanno in basso batter l’ali * 

 

— Dante

 

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 man – torpedo boat

woman – harbour

square – funnel

crowd – surge

door – valve 

x + : – = >

 

 

 

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* O foolish worries of mortal men,

How flawed is your reasoning

That make you beat your wings in downward flight!

 

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Cocteau Twins – Song to the Siren (1983) 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xP2vw189q4U

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Peter Bies © 2011

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