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Buddha: INSIDEINFORMATION Version

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

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The Baroness' poems and papers are contained in the Archives and Manuscripts Department at the University of Maryland Libraries. Complete papers cover the period from 1917-1933 and consist of manuscripts, drafts, notes, correspondence, drawings and photographs.

Textual transcription and analysis of the seven poems encoded here were undertaken in Fall 2003 by graduate students in William H. Sherman's English 601 class, "Literary Research and Critical Contexts."

Text editing of "Buddha" was performed by Bob Nolan.

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Published by Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries

Researchers can gain access to the Papers of Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven in the Maryland Room, Hornbake Library, University of Maryland Libraries, College Park, MD 20742

"Buddha" manuscripts located in Series III, Box 1, Folder 27; 3/218-234

Special Collections at the University of Maryland provides more information about the microfilm edition of the papers.

Images and manuscripts drafts of this poem may not be reproduced or downloaded and used on another site without the explicit permission of UMD Archives. They may not be reproduced or downloaded and used on another site without the explicit permission of UMD Archives. Though the intellectual property of Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven is in the public domain, all annotations and editorial commentary are copyrighted.


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Buddha: HERALD Version

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

There are two "Buddha" poems included in the Versioning Machine. This version is called the "HERALD" version from the phrase "HERALD'S LAST BLAST" in the first line. The first version is dubbed the "INSIDEINFORMATION" version after the first line of the poem. The poems are believed to have been written in 1926-27. A loose sheet containing part of the poem, the "DIMORBED" sheet, has not been included in this collection. "INSIDEINFORMATION" was written on three loose sheets (text on back and front), and "HERALD'S LAST BLAST" was composed in a Max Krause Briefpapier notebook. The poems are not known to have been published.

Original Source:

The Baroness' poems and papers are contained in the Archives and Manuscripts Department at the University of Maryland Libraries. Complete papers cover the period from 1917-1933 and consist of manuscripts, drafts, notes, correspondence, drawings and photographs.

Textual transcription and analysis of the seven poems encoded here were undertaken in Fall 2003 by graduate students in William H. Sherman's English 601 class, "Literary Research and Critical Contexts."

Text editing of "Buddha" was performed by Bob Nolan.

Electronic Edition Information

Encoded by Cynthia Boeke
All annotations by Bob Nolan except those explicitly prefaced with "Encoder's Note."

Published by Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries

Researchers can gain access to the Papers of Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven in the Maryland Room, Hornbake Library, University of Maryland Libraries, College Park, MD 20742

"Buddha" manuscripts located in Series III, Box 1, Folder 27; 3/218-234

Special Collections at the University of Maryland provides more information about the microfilm edition of the papers.

Images and manuscripts drafts of this poem may not be reproduced or downloaded and used on another site without the explicit permission of UMD Archives. They may not be reproduced or downloaded and used on another site without the explicit permission of UMD Archives. Though the intellectual property of Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven is in the public domain, all annotations and editorial commentary are copyrighted.


2004

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View ImagesView ImagesView ImagesView ImagesView ImagesView Images BUDDHA

INSIDEINFORMATION
ABOUT
"CIxK
TxxxEN
"IT"

BETWEEN

EXTREMES OF CREATURETIED BLOOD INTENSITY –
NAVELTHRALL – LIMITATION OF KIN – EARTH' PRIMITIVE –
SANGUINE – WANTONWISE – WOMBISH – UNREASONING
PRESERVATION INSTINCT —

PRODUCE SCATTERING – LAVISH – WANTONWISE – SELECTION=
WASTE OF PHALLIC SCIENCE – DETACHEDLY – ATTACHED –
A – EMOTIONALY BEGETTING EMOTION TO EXTRACT
MOTION FOR SUPER MOTIVE OF KEN g KEN: Perception, to know, vision (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). Also, a house where disreputable characters meet or lodge (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). BEYOND
DOWER g DOWER: Endowment (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). OF MORTAL MIND REALM <CONCEPTION>

FROM POWER PROGRESS – WHENCE IS ALL
QUALITY'S GENERATOR : POWER OVER POWER –
MASTER OVER MASTER – FACT BLANK –
BROADCAST LAWEXTANT g EXTANT: Projecting, protruding, publicly seen, accessible (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). – OMNIPOTENCY – CONTROL=
CHECKED ENGINE'S UNCONCERNED – SMOOTH
PRECISION CLICK OF OMNISCIENTEY OMNISCIENTIFICALY  BLAND xxx
SUN —

LIFE SHUTTLES
TO – FRO –
TO ACCOMPLISH DESIGN OF
" IT "
[begin page 2]
NEVER MATERIAL SHALL KNOW POWER –
THREAD DESIGN – MORTAL MASTER – FLESH
SPIRIT – BEYOND SPASM OF BENIGHTED g BENIGHTED: Overtaken by night or darkness. Being in a state of moral or intellectual darkness (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). – ACCURSED
LUST – GRIEF – ABANDON – CIRCULATION – ORGASM –
ACTION – REACTION – PULSETIE TO THAT – THAT THRILLS
ALL – US
MORE FINELY SPUN MATTER UPWOOFED TO DESIGN –
MORE EXQUISITELY – STRENUOUS EMOTION CONSCIOUS=
NESS STRESS TO TEST QUIVERING THREADS FLEXIBLE STAMINA
IS .

MECHANICAL Y – BLANK – VISIONARY – MASTER
ADVANCES — EMOTIONAL – TUMBLED – BLIND –
MATTER MOVES – TWIST'S – TWINE'S g TWINES: Twists together, intertwines (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). – ENDURES –
ENDS – SHUTTLE SHOT – TO FURTHER POWER'S
RESOLVE – ITSELF BEING IDENTITY'S INCOMPRE=
HENSIBLE HUMAN REVERSE — MORTALITY=
SUNDERED – BLAZESWIFT OBSCURE – VEINDRAFT=
FLUX FELT – TO ALIGHT – EVER LIGHT – EVER
LIGHT ALIGHT – TO MORTAL ORBSYSTEM

NOWHERE S.

THERE IS GAP .

SPARK FLUX STIRS/ON MATTER US :
VASTLY SUPINE g SUPINE: Inert, inactive, passive, especially from indolence or indifference (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). DARKNESS – SCARCELY DIM
BLINK – RARELY INCISIVE RAY – TO PIERCE
DEATH PALL – LEAP LIFE GAP – TESTICALHOOMING –
REASONWISE – FATHER IMBUED – REJUVENATED,
MORTAL AFRESH – FORTHSPRUNG ANEW TO ACT EVOLUTION CLICK'S –
TO US ONE 'S – PRESENT HERE – FUTILE SPECULATION.

TO US – ONES – LONE SO FAR – KIN OUTCAST'S –
MENTALITY FLUNG – BY FLUXDRAFTY TUBES
SPECULATORS IN BLOOD – SUNDERED FROM [begin page 3]
PROFIT – DESPERATELY WRONG PROMOTERS
OF STOCK BEYOND – BOOT LEGGERS – OSTRACISED
IDEALISTS – NAKED NINNIES.

MALESYSTEM'S PROFUSION SCHEME OF PRIDEFULL
WASTE THUS MADE US : DESTINY WRECKS !
FISH ROE g ROE: Eggs, egg-laden ovaries (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). AWASH FOSTER SEA. HERALD'S –
LUNGSPLITTING LIGHTNING INTO INDIFFERENT –
DARK – DUMB – STENCH MILLING HATE.

BY MASTERCALL BEACHCOMBERS ON DUNE
CONTINENT'S LIFE – KAIN g KAIN: Possibly sarong (loose fitting skirt). BLAZONED g BLAZONED: Set forth or displayed conspicuously, proclaim; adorned or embellished (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). MESSENGERS –
WINDING BASSOONISTS – STRIKERS OF BOG=
INERTION – ADRIFT HERE – SUSPENDED
BEYOND – NOWHERE'S TRAMPAMBASSADORES –
SPITE MAULED SEMBLANCE IN FLESHTATTERS
"IT'S" BY FATHOMLESS COSMIC SUBTLETY
MEANS DENIED TO UPBUILD – MEND – ADORN
ABODE – TENANT PRESSED EMBLAZONING g EMBLAZON: To depict or decorate with brilliant colors (definition from Oxford English Dictionary).
DESIGN'S INSATIABL YE INTRICACY INCESSANT –
PURSUIT PURSUED – RAGGING NAKEDLY
MORE EXPOSED — — — — — —
WHEN
KEENS BROTHERBURLY BOWED LONG
LUNGED BOG PROD HATE IFxxxED
BURLY BOWED : HATE xxxxxx
BURLY BOWELD – LONGLUNGED – HATE IMMUNE
x BOG PROD – KAIN KIN'S PERSERVERING BASSOO=
NIST'S HATE IMMUNE BOG PROD BY CIRCUMSTANCE DESTINED
FORTUNATE xxxxxxxx CONSTELLATION


x KAIN KIN'S PERSEVERING BASSONIST's HATE BOG PROD This is a note by the Baroness to clarify the exact wording of the phrase beginning "Kain's Kin"

FLESHSAFE !
[begin page 4]
WIND WE MUST —
PAH!

DIM ORBED – CRACKTUNED TINHORN g TINHORN: Slang, someone who pretends to be important but actually has little money, influence, or skill; cheap and insignificant, small-time (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). C.W.C. g C.W.C.: Unclear, possibly William Carlos Williams.
"PAH!" THOU SPAT'ST – WHEN STILL I SPUNKED
SPARKLING EXUBERANT –. BLAGUE BLIGHT g BLAGUE: Boasting, falsehood, humbug (definition from Oxford English Dictionary).
VIRULUS REMOTE.

TANGED
FAGGED – SO FAR – I BLITH   g BLITH: Possibly "blithe," joyous, merry, glad, cheerful, carefree (definition from Oxford English Dictionary).   ADMITTSUBMITT
JOIN :
PAH!
ONCE IN THEE I FOUND :
" CYNICISM IS FATIGUE "
POOR BEGGAR!
POOR BEGGARS ALL – WE THAT KNOW
ALL – NAUGHT NAKEDLY WISE – YET :
NOT ALL !
NOT DOWERS THAT WITH HOMESTEAD.
SHEERS LAST BASTION.
ANNIHILATION GAP'S ICESPACY DRAFT
FLAYING SHELL LESS US – NOXIOUS SWELTE=
RING CARION – RABBLE g RABBLE: The lower classes, the common people (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). CONTEMPT'S HILARIOUS
JEST BY HELL'S BLAST.
<JESUS MYTH.>
HELL IS COLD – ICEFANGED MAW'S xxxxxxxx xxxxxx CYNICAL
DIxxxxxxxx SNAP.
DxxSCxM xBLxNGx CYNICISM DUxE
xxxxxxxxS .  INSIDIOUS .
[begin page 5]
THAT THOU KNOWST NOT .
THENCE I DISJOIN g DISJOIN: To separate or become disunited (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). – SHUTTLE HURLED – DESIGNED FOR
QUAKE OF LONE SPACE WILD – DEPSITE CREATURE=
CRAVING FOR HAPPY – MEDIOCRE BLATANT "PUHPAH!"
WALLOWER OF CONCEIT COMFORT'S POMPOUS
SECURITY TRAP EXISTENCE – I – CAPTIVE RESIDENT
PAST PUNK POMPOUS SECURITYTRAP HERE –
ENTRAPPED BEYOND.

I STATE FACT .
PRIDEHUSHED – TAUNT STILLED – BY NAKED
SPINX' NAMELESS SHAPE –
THAT I BEHOLD –
WITHIN.
BETWEEN US HELL'S EQUAL QUANTITY
xxxxxxxx DIFFERENT QUALITY
MORE EXQUISITE MINE – AFFORD I MEASURED COMPASSION.
xxxxxxxxxx .
WHO CARES ABOUT PRIDE?
NOT I – ANY MORE!

I STATE FACT.
HONESTY MY FATAL FORxN PART
IT BORES ME –
IT BORED THEE –
WILL BORE MANY –
PUH!

MY ESSENCE –
I .
[begin page 6]
THIS I KNOW :
LA–O–TSE – HERAKLIT g HERAKLIT: Heraclitus (c. 535 BCE–c.475 BCE), ancient Greek philosopher.   CHAKESPEARE g CHAKESPEARE: William Shakespeare (1546–1616), English playwright.   GÖTHE  –
NIETZSCHE – HARDY – HAMSUN g HAMSUN: Knut Hamson (1859-1952), Norwegian novelist, won 1920 Nobel Prize for literature. – JOYCE – DUCHAMP
ALL KINDRED GENIUS – DURING EONES g EONES: Eons. OF
DExTRxUCTION PRxxxxxx
SOIL DOWN ROOTED DESTRUCTION – PRESERVA=
TION UPSTRUGGLED TO BRAIN – LIGHT HAZED
TOPS OF TITAN PLANT – BY SENSIBILITY'S
SPARK xxxx CHARGED SHIRTMAIL OF WISDOMBLIGHT
BEYOND RESCUE : EMOTION SUNK – DEPTH BLANK –
FRIVOLOUS – FRIGID UNCONCERNED OF REASON – AS
REASON IS SPUxx Pxxxxxxx xxx BY WOMB xxxxx
REASON IS – PRESERVE – SPILL SELF BY
WOMB – MEN'S BALANCE BRILLIANT MECHANISM OF
BALANCED BLOODSCALE
DESTINY SUNNED –
DOMINANT –
STIR.

LIFESCAPE OF MEDIOCRE CHARM – MAGNIFICENT
FOREST – WRITHING JUNGLE – PLEASANT MEADOW –
PRACTICAL GRAIN FIELD – MOUNTAIN RANGE –
ARID PLAIN – WHENCE THEY ROSE – PERILOUS
TALL – EVERLASTING —
HUMBLY SUPPORT —
YGGDRASYLLIMBS. g YGGDDRASYLLIMBS: A combination of "Yggdrassyl" (an alternate spelling of "Yggdrassil") and "limbs". In Norse mythology, Yggdrassil is the tree that supports the universe (i.e., "the world tree"). (Hamilton, Edith. Mythology. Boston: Little, Brown, and Co.1942)

E.
V.
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HERALD'S g HERALD: Messenger, harbinger (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). LAST BLAST.
CONFESSION

BETWEEN

EXTREMES OF CREATURETIED BLOOD DENSITY
NAVELTHRALL LIMITATION OF KIN – EARTH' PRIMITIVE
SANGUINE g SANGUINE: Courageous, hopeful, amorous, blood red (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). WANTON WISE WOMBISH UNREA=
SONING PRESERVATION INSTINCKT OF EARTH

PRODUCE SCATTERING LAVISH WANTONWISE
SELECTION WASTE OF PHALLIC SCIENCE —
DETACHEDLY – ATTACHED – A – EMOTIONALY
BEGETTING EMOTION IN BLOOD TO CON
EXTRACT MOTION – FOR SUPER MOTIVE OF
KEN g KEN: Perception, to know, vision (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). Also, a house where disreputable characters meet or lodge (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). BEYOND DOWER g DOWER: Endowment (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). OF MORTAL MIND=
REALM —
FROM POWER PROGRESS – WHENCE IT
IS ALL– QUALITY'S GENERATOR : POWER
OVER POWER – MASTER OVER MASTER
– FACT BLANK – BROADCAST LAWEXTANT g EXTANT: Projecting, protruding, publicly seen, accessible (definition from Oxford English Dictionary).
OMNIPOTENCY CONTROLLCHE Q CKED ENGINES
UNCONCERNED SMOOTH PRECISION CLICK OF
OMNISCIENTIFICALY BLAND SUN
LIFE SHUTTLES
TO – FRO
TO ACCOMPLISH DESIGN OF
IT.
[begin page 2]
NEVER MATERIAL SHALL KNOW POWER – THREAD
DES I GN – MORTAL MASTER – FLESH SPIRIT —
BEYOND SPASM OF BE G NIGHTED g BENIGHTED: Overtaken by night or darkness. Being in a state of moral or intellectual darkness (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). – ACCURSED
LUST – GRIEF ABANDON CIRCULATION – PULSE TIE
TO THAT – THAT DOGS THRILLS ALL US. – MORE FINELY
SPUN MATTER UPWOOFED TO DESIGN – MORE
EXQUISITELY STRENUOUS EMOTION CONCIOUSNESS =
STRESS TO TEST FLEXIBLE STRENGHT OF
SENSEQUIVERING THREADS STAMINA – IS.
MECHANICAL– BLANK – VISIONARY – MASTER
ADVANCES EMOTIONAL YY TUMBLED BLIND MATTER
MOVES – TWISTS – ENDURES – ENDS – SHUTTLESHOT–
TO FURTHER POWERS RESOLVE – ITSELF BEING S
IDENTITYS INCOMPREHNSIBLE HUMAN REVER=
SE – MORTALITY SUNDERD – BLAZE – SWIFT – OBS=
CURE – VEIN DRAFT FLUX FELT– TO ALIGHT –
EVER LIGHT – EVER LIGHT ALIGHT –TO
MORTAL ORBSYSTEM – NOWHERE!
THERE IS GAP.

SPARKFLUX STIRS ON – MATTER US.
VASTLY SUPINE g SUPINE: Inert, inactive, passive, especially from indolence or indifference (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). DARKNESS – SCARCELY
DIM BLINK – RARELY BRILLIANT RAY – TO
PIERCE DEATH BLANK – LEAP LIFEGAP –
TESTICALHOOMING – REASON WISE xx
FATHER IMBUED – STIMULATED AFRESH –
FORTH SPRUNG MORTAL AGAIN TO ACT –
EVOLUTION GRINDS – TO US – ONES – PRESENT HERE –
UNSPECULATIVE HUMAN CONCEPTION.
TO US ONES – LONE – SO FAR – KIN OUTCASTS
[begin page 3]
MENTALITY FLUNG – BY FLUXDRAFTY VEINS SPECULATORS IN BLOOD –
BY FLUXDRAFTY VEINS SUNDERD FROM
OBJECT – DESPERATELY WRONG PROMOTERS
PRODUCERS OF VALUE BEYOND REACH
OSTRACISED IDEALISTS – NAKED NINNIES.
MALE NECESSITYS PROFUSE SCHEME OF WASTEFULL
PRIDE CREATOR PRIDE THUS MADE US – DESTINY=
WRECKS! FISHROE g ROE: Eggs, egg-laden ovaries (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). IN HOSTILE SEA HERALDS – LUNGSPILLING TRUTH BLARE
INTO INDIFFRENT DARK – DUMB – DORMANT – MILLING
MASSTANGLE.

BY MASTERCALL – CASTOUTS OF KIN – MESSENGER BRANDED MORASS=
STABBING BASSOONISTS – STIRRERS OF PEACEBOG –
PURSUED HOME UNTIED HERE – DISTANCED
BEYOND – UNSHELTERED – NOWHERES VAGABONDS –
IT'S SPITE D – HARRASSED SEMBLANCE – IN
FLESHTATTERS – BY SUBTLE CHOICE – DEPRIVED
OF MEANS TO UPHOLD – MEND – ADORN – HOUSE=
MATTER – TENANT CALLED PRESSED TO INCESSANT LY
EMBLxxON EMBLAZONING g EMBLAZON: To depict or decorate with brilliant colors (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). DESIGN – BECO=
MING THE MORE RAGGED LY THE MORE – EMBELLISHING
BRAND – UNTILL APPEARS LONGWINDED
BURLYBOWELD BLOODBROTHER – KIN OF
KIN – PERSEVERING BASSOONIST – BY
CIRCUMSTANCE DESTINED FORTUNATE CON=
STELLATION OF FATE – IN FLESH SAFE.
BLARE WE MUST – PAH!
DIM ORBED – CRACK TUNED C.W.C. "PAH"
YOU SPAT – WHEN STILL I FLOUNCED –
SPARKLING EXUBERANT – IN VIVACIOUS
REMOTENESS FROM BLAGUE g BLAGUE: Boasting, falsehood, humbug (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). BY VIRIL
YOUTH – AT CYNIC AGE ARRIVED AT LAST – SO FAR –
AT CYNIC AGE I BLAGUEDLY ADMITT
SUBMITT – JOIN : PAH! [begin page 4]
ONCE I FOUND – IN YOU: "CYNICISM IS FATIGUE".
POOR BEGGAR!
POOR BEGGARS – ALL – WE – THAT KNOW
ALL – NAUGHT – NAKEDLY DENUDED – YET
NOT ALL! THAT DOES NOT CLOTH US IT HOUSES US NOT WITH REAL ESTATE HERE
IS FACT. THAT YOU KNOW NOT THENCE I DISJOIN g DISJOIN: To separate or become disunited (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). – SHUTTLE=
THROWN MATTER – DES TINEDIGNED TO DESIGN =
PERIL OF LONE PLACE WILD SPACE
WILD – DESPITE CREATURE CRAVING FOR
HAPPY MEDIOCRE xxxxxx BLATANT
PUH PAH! WALLOWER OF CONCEIT g CONCEIT: Notion, idea, thought (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). Also, an unduly high opinion of oneself, related to "conceited" (definition from Oxford English Dictionary). COM=
FORTS POMPOUS SECURITY TRAP EXISTENCE
I – CAPTIVE RESIDENT x PAST PUNK POM=
PUOUS SECURITY TRAP HERE – SECURELY
ENTRAPPED BEYOND.

I STATE FACT – WITHIN PRIDE IS HUSHED WITHIN
ME. TAUNT WITH IT BETWEEN US – SORROW IS EQUAL
IN QUANTITY – THOUGH NOT QUALITY. WHO
CARES – ABOUT THAT? NOT I – ANY
MORE. I STATE FACT. HONESTY IS ALL MY
FATAL PART OF MEUNTO DESTRUCTION FATALITY.

IT BORES ME. AS IT BORED YOU WILL BORE MORE MY ESSENTIAL PART – MY I.
LA–O–TSE – HERAKLITg HERAKLIT: Heraclitus (c. 535 BCE–c.475 BCE), ancient Greek philosopher.   CHAKESPEAREg CHAKESPEARE: William Shakespeare (1546–1616), English playwright.   GÖTHE   NITZSCHE
HARDY – JOYCE – DUCHAMP —
ALL KINDRED GENIUS – DURING EONES g EONES: Eons. OF
SOIL DOWN ROOTED DESTRUCTION PRESER=
VATION UPSTRUGGLED TO FATHERBRAIN
LIGHT HAZED TOPS OF GIANT PLANT –
BY SENSIBILITIES FRIGID SHIRT MAIL SHIRT
WITH HOUSE REAL ESTATE BEYONDS –
THAT IT IS NOT HERE IT IS GAPS WHOSE ANNIHILATING
ICOORASTY SPACEDRAFT – FLAYS US OF SKIN EVEN
THAT EVEN PERSISTING INDECENTLY IN ROW FLESH
BY COLD
[begin page 5]
OF WISDOM BLIGHT BEYOND REPAIR – EMOTION=
SUNK DEPHT BLANK FRIVOLOUS – UNCONCERNED
DEP OF REASON – AS REASON IS – PRESERVE –
SPILL SELFS BY WOMB – MENS REASONABLE
BOON OF BALANCING EMOTION LIFE SET SENSE SCALE DESTINY PETTED. – HARDY
PREVAIL – DESTINY PETTED.

LIFESCAPE OF MEDIOCRE CHARM S – MAGNI=
FICENT FORREST S – WRITHING DJUNGEL S
MEADOW S – PRACTICAL GRAIN FIELDS
MOUNTAIN BARRENS – ARID PLAINS – WHENCE
THEY ROSE – PERILOUS TALL – SUBLIME
DOMINANT EVERLASTING – HUMBLY SUPPORT
YGGDRASYLLIMBS. g YGGDDRASYLLIMBS: A combination of "Yggdrassyl" (an alternate spelling of "Yggdrassil") and "limbs". In Norse mythology, Yggdrassil is the tree that supports the universe (i.e., "the world tree"). (Hamilton, Edith. Mythology. Boston: Little, Brown, and Co.1942)
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