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leonardcohenminute: Leonard Cohen performing “One of Us Cannot Be Wrong” in San Sebastian in 1988. Video uploaded by messalina79. Check out her many rare Leonard Cohen videos and her Adam Cohen videos on her Channel. Other performances of “One of Us ...
Alone the master and the slave embrace.
I will not tell the banker or the doctor.
See, they watch the sun descend
behind the unowned mountain.
They know nothing of covenant or phoenix.
– From “Alone the Master and the Slave Embrace” from The Spice-Box of Earth by Leonard Cohen. (via leonardcohenminute)
She went back to the beach to look for the room key which she thought she might have dropped there. I ran to tell her that the door was open. I stopped at the edge of the sand. The sun was going down. She had lied about the key to escape from the family. She stood in front of the sun. She had become pure attention. My heart was fouled with anxieties of the occasion.