He's never seen these stars before and tumbles headfirst down the castle's rumpled courtyard stairs. More used to wings than feet, Georg fell planning a song to celebrate angels aloft beneath us crossing the icebound Carpathians.
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Legendary novelist and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison explains why beauty is absolutely necessary in an interview from the magazine’s archives; Molly Ringwald channels adolescent grief in her reading of “Guests,” a story by Mary Terrier; and poet Alex Dimitrov reads his poem “Impermanence.”