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“King Kong, when asked, is a film about immigration / and if you have ever examined an MRI scan you will know / that the spine does not resemble the great ape's / but has everything to do with long telephone calls.”
“Paranoids are the only ones to make sense of anything, / connecting everything ...”
“Someone who has been far away from home / for a long time can still find the light switch. / Instantly.”
Astrid Alben, Anglo-Dutch poet