dreamt of a labyrinth-
like bookstore and was happy.
Then woke in Vichy, France---
Frankly, he's unlucky---
more dreamer than schemer,
equating scheming with Capital.
Which is why he's at this sealed-
off border, crossing into the only
country which will have him.
His suicide "so profoundly moved
the guards," they allowed his comrades
passage into Spain,
god damn them.
Were his books with his
Unintelligible to whom?
Self alienation has reached a point that it experiences its own destruction as aesthetic pleasure. Fascism aestheticizes politics which culminates in one thing: War.
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