Hawking

HawkingHowever brief, a voice broken
down to its components
is still a voice. Telling us
what we don’t want
to hear, what we want to hear.
Even silenced, it opens
our eyes, possibilities
in black and white
closer to reality.

for Stephen William Hawking (1942-2018)

Image source: Astronomy Picture of the Day (© Alain Riazuelo)

 

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