I have a feeling that my boat
has struck, down there in the depths,
against a great thing.
happens! Nothing… Silence … Waves…
— Nothing happens? Or has everything happened,
and we are standing now, quietly, in the new life?
Juan Ramon Jimenez, Translated by Robert Bly, News of the Universe: Poems of Twofold Consciousness, Sierra Club Books, San Francisco, 1980, 105.