By Charles Bukowski

EISBN-13: 9780061873317

This moment posthumous assortment from Charles Bukowski takes readers deep into the uncooked, wild vein of writing that extends from the early 70s to the Nineties.

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Dafi du geliebt hast, aber unzureichend, Dafi du gekampft hast, aber mit zaghaften Armen. Dafi du an vielen Orten zuhause warst, Aber ein Heimatrecht hast an keinem. Dafi du dich nach dem Tode sehnst und ihn fiirchtest. Dafi du kein Beispiel geben kannst als dieses: Immer noch offen. 34 Interview When the visitor comes, Prying, questioning you, Confess that you collect no stamps, Take no color photographs, Raise no cacti. That you own no house, No television set, No room-sized fig tree. That you do not know Why you sit down and write, Grudgingly, since it gives you no pleasure.

37 Ein Aufbebens macben Schlaf iiberkommt den Schlaf Hochzeiter Traum Leichtfiifiig unterwegs Mit silbernen goldenen Mandeln Tritt auf der Stelle. Der Vogel Nachtwald fliegt davon Und schweigt. Der Narr bedeckt Mit seiner Hand die Schellen. Heb deine Gerte Schwarzgefliigelte Seele des To ten Reisekamerad. Zerreifi das Schleierspiel Auf meiner Netzhaut Aus der Brandung schrei Mir Mowe das Ratselwort zu. Denn ein Fischer bin ich zu alt Den Fisch an die Bootswand zu schlagen Aber die Wetterbank schwarze Seh ich im Westen.

He is dreaming of going Into the woods in autumn, shortly before the first snow, And not to come home again. He is dreaming of leaves That cover him and of grass clothing his body As jays scream overhead. But he will die in bed like everyone else. They will fold his hands and say it was time, That his life was all he could have asked for And his old age a godsend. 37 Ein Aufbebens macben Schlaf iiberkommt den Schlaf Hochzeiter Traum Leichtfiifiig unterwegs Mit silbernen goldenen Mandeln Tritt auf der Stelle.

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