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Henry Miller on America

“I served my sentence there… I see America spreading disaster. I see America as a black curse upon the world. I see a long night settling in and that mushroom which has poisoned the world withering at the roots… I am a man of the old world, a seed that was transplanted by the wind, a seed which failed to blossom in the mushroom oasis of America…”

(Guess that’s easy to say when you spend your days playing table tennis with naked Swedish ladies.)