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January 11, 2016


Very moving. Beautifully expressed. Thank you for this blog.

If you have not already come to it, I would most recommend Godard's latest work,
"Goodbye to Language" which I think is still streaming on NETFLIX...the center piece of the film is Godard's dog Roxy....and there is the terrific narrative quote in the film that,"of all living creatures, the dog is the only one that loves you more than it loves itself."...

"Our familiars are spirit guides and seem sent intentionally to us." So true, so important and so lovely, Karen. Thanks for this January grace.

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