For the purpose of purple Purple echoes Vegetal-rocky spirals Purple hallucinations Deep purple Bound together Share this:GoogleTwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... 3 thoughts on “For the purpose of purple” Add yours A nearly imperceptible hum Muffled by the silk and the soft Shelves of tomes and reams of paper Beyond the study the corridors The boiling brassy cylinders Cone lock nut cross head cones Piston head piston rings steam Eccentric rod shackle bolt All accurately fitted Condensing valving pumping Cranking spinning pushing Polished plate and rivets Gliding smooth a journey To the bottom of the sea Core of the earth or into space The expert swirl in all its grace LikeLike Reply There surely was magic in this perfectly mechanized construction: the day it was “wordpressed” marked also the rebellion of my piston coffee-maker. Wasn’t I lucky to be home when I read it, and not in some decadent seaside town, featuring a steam-locomotive! LikeLike Reply Au diable la technique et le progrès! C’est une magie noire et corsée que celle-là, tirée des profondeurs du sac d’un sorcier de Colombie ou de Java. LikeLike Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.