2. Echo's Bones: poem by Samuel Beckett; Priscilla Chew, 'cello, with the composer: David Edgar Walther, bass-baritone.
Today, April 13, is the poet's birthday! Happy Birthday, Sam!
2. Echo's Bones:
Asylum under my tread all this day
their muffled revels as the flesh falls
breaking without fear of favour wind
the gantelope* of sense and nonsense run
taken by the maggots for what they are
* gauntlet; challenge