Sleeping Ariadne

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Sleeping in the Vatican -w.sony
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She woke up in a labyrinth
to the smell of wax and wood
spellbound by a Minotaur
she never understood
that the brains of a beast
and the blood of a lamb
is only 10 percent man

Sleeping in the Vatican
Ariadne

mistress of the labyrinth
she’s frozen on the stairs
between sleep and wakening
for over a thousand years
spellbound by a metaphor
Cleopatra' tears
near the gallery of masks
the three graces
immune to all the prayers

Sleeping in the Vatican
Ariadne
Sleeping on the Vatican floor

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from SPINNING JENNY, released May 1, 2015

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Warrick Sony is a South African composer, producer, musician and sound designer.
He is the founder and sole permanent member of the Kalahari Surfers. They made politically radical satirical music in 1980s South Africa.

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