White Nights and Blue Moons

Two gates the silent house of Sleep adorn;
Of polish'd ivory this, that of transparent horn:
True visions thro' transparent horn arise;
Thro' polish'd ivory pass deluding lies.
Coburn Library at Colorado College in Colorado Springs, c. 1895.

Coburn Library at Colorado College in Colorado Springs, c. 1895.

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    Why must our library now look like a cement jail and my thesis carrel have dead flies?
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    WHY WHY WHY DID SUCH A BEAUTIFUL LIBRARY GET REPLACED BY THE CURRENT CONCRETE MONSTER TUTT?!
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    Yes, because if they’re headless, they can’t be weeping angels.
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    More libraries need giant headless winged statues.
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