"Fading Voices" (Polish: "Milknące głosy") is an 1883 short story by the Polish writer Bolesław Prus, the leading representative of Realism in 19th-century Polish literature.
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... Julian flees it the old Colonel in "Fading Voices" contemplates fleeing it ... Full of elegiac, soft tones," writes Szweykowski, "are 'fading voices' which bring echoes of heroic feats of arms, of self-sacrifice for the idea of "For your ... Thus "Fading Voices" resonates for Prus at a deeply emotional level not only had the youngster suffered serious physical traumata and probably the beginnings of his ...
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“And in counterpoint, from other windows,
the effort to be merryay, maracas!
Msibilant, intricatethe voices wailing pleasure,
arriving perhaps at joy, late, after sets
have been switched off, and silences
are dark windows?”
—Denise Levertov (b. 1923)
“This is the dead land
This is cactus land
Here the stone images
Are raised, here they receive
The supplication of a dead mans hand
Under the twinkle of a fading star.”
—T.S. (Thomas Stearns)