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I will tell you this Rosalina, not as a taunt or a threat but as an evocation of joy.

By posted at 12:15 pm on April 24, 2012 0

From Werner Herzog’s letter to Rosalina, the woman he employs to keep his house:  “Music is futile and malicious. So please, if you require entertainment while organizing the recycling, refrain from the ‘pop radio’ I was affronted by recently. May I recommend the recitation of some sharp verse. Perhaps by Goethe. Or Schiller. Or Shel Silverstein at a push.”

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