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SONNETS TO LAURA IN THE MUSEUM OF ANTIQUITIES They wanted to live forever-among gods, equal to gods. They ordered their names incised in the stone of stelas, So they would endure enchanted in the hieroglyphs- Immune to rain and wind. They took necessary and valuable things on their last journey. Carefully prepared, they crossed the threshold of eternity. Dark, gazes, full of surprise, follow me from the sarcophagi. 37