A la recherche du temps perdu











John Singer Sargent, Reclining Male Nude with His Left Hand Behind His Head, c. 1890-1915"Now when everything is the past,it almost looks as if you gave yourselfto those desires as well—how they shone—remember—in the eyes that looked at you,how they trembled for you in the voice—remember, body.”— C. P. Cavafy, from “Remember, Body,” trans. Aliki Barnstone 

John Singer Sargent, Reclining Male Nude with His Left Hand Behind His Head, c. 1890-1915

"Now when everything is the past,
it almost looks as if you gave yourself
to those desires as well—how they shone—
remember—in the eyes that looked at you,
how they trembled for you in the voice—remember, body.”

— C. P. Cavafy, from “Remember, Body,” trans. Aliki Barnstone