2 Works of Julio Cortazar
There was a time when I thought a great deal about the axolotls. I went to see them in the aquariumat the Jardin des Plantes and stayed for hours watching them, observing their immobility, their faintmovements. Now I am an axolotl.
I got to them by chance one spring morning when Paris was spreading its peacock [...]
It’ll never be known how this has to be told, in the first person or in the second, using the third person plural or continually inventing modes that will serve for nothing. If one might say: I will see the moon rose, or: we hurt me at the back of my eyes, and especially: you [...]