The Clockwork Finch

"What innocence you harbour," said The Raven to The Dove, "if you never suffer sorrow, you can never hope for love." "I beg your mercy, shadowed one," The Dove replied in turn, "but the love you gain through pity cannot match the love you earn."

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Ed Feingersh in New York, 1955

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